Re: (more ConCulture than ConLang) tube zithers, board zithers & kites
|From:||Jonathan Chang <zhang2323@...>|
|Date:||Monday, June 26, 2000, 18:39|
In a message dated 2000/06/26 03:19:31 PM, Padraic wrote:
>They do indeed look somewhat similar, if I'm thinking of the same
>instrument. Kind of long and narrow wooden affair with a rounded
>top? Has a number of strings parallel with moveable bridges.
> Sounds about right. But some of the long board zithers are almost
The ancient Chinese _qin_(_ch'in_) has no moveable bridges.