Some Instruments around the house

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The largest one is a small hammer dulcimer. The slender wooden hammers are for striking the strings. The smaller stringed instrument is a psaltery, played by plucking with the fingers or by striking with a plectrum. James Becker Becker Instruments made these two instruments. The pipe on the left is a fife. On the right is a recorder and a penny whistle. My cat likes the stringed instruments best.

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. rmkinder
    Dec 17, 2014 @ 00:48:37

    Nice photo. I like instruments too.

    Reply

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