The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #95631   Message #2201166
Posted By: Jack Blandiver
24-Nov-07 - 04:43 AM
Thread Name: YouTube Folkmusic Video PermaThread
Subject: RE: YouTube Folkmusic Video PermaThread
The Kanun is perhaps the most developed form of the plucked psaltery / zither; with the bridges resting on velum resonaters & each string equipped with moveable bridges to facilitate pitch shifting & portamento during playing. For a further virtuosic exanmple from a young player have a look at this...

http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=NV7pMm1hP1U