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Museum of Music History Musical Instruments Collection [H 81.08.]

Ütőgardon (percussion chello)

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


Hungarian-speaking areas of the strip of Gheorgheni and is mainly used in folk music in Gyimes ütőgardon (percussion chello) what the locals know only Garden / Gardony called. In addition, the Romanian folk music is also extensively used in Oriental Carpathian central region, where the names or gordună Doba Doba cu Struna ( ’drum-string’).


Height: 104 cm; Widht: 33 cm; Dept: 13 cm;



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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