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Museum of Music History Musical Instruments Collection [H 79.14.]

Weed Violin

Kóró Hegedű ( CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: / Brauer-Benke József (CC BY-NC-SA)


The heterochord ( the instrument’s body and strings made ​​of different material ), cane fidulákat ( weed violin) play most of the children were used as a musical instrument . Not infrequently folk gypsy musicians were the first children of instruments until they have grown enough to be able to play the violin factory .




Object from: Museum of Music History

- Since its foundation in 1969, the Institute of Music of the Hungarian Academy of Arts and Sciences has been collecting objects related to the ...

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