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World Music: European

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Sweeden
What country is the Nykelharpa from?
None
How many holes does the Seljefloyte have?
Nine
How many strings does the Langeliek have?
Balalaika
What is the name of the 3-stringed European lute that comes in 5 sizes?
Jaleyka
If you attach a double-reed mouthpiece to a cow's horn what instrument do you create?
lute and zither
The Bandura is a combination of what two instruments?
Klezmer
What do you call the Yiddish band that ususally consists of a clarinet, accordian, trumpet, trombone, piano and percussion?
Double
Does the mandolin have single or double strings?
Wood
Two materials are used when making castanets. They are string and _____?
Launeddas
The "triple clarinet" uses one drone and two chanters to produce three pitches at once. What is it's other name?
Just intonation
The Lira uses what kind of tuning?
So you can play two notes at the same time.
Why does the Hackbrett have 3 bridges?
Hurdy Gurdy
What instrument is considered a manual violin?
Step Dance
If someone were making intricate foot and leg motions while keeping their upper body stiff what would they be doing?
Both
Do you pluck or strum a lute?
Drum
The Bodhran is a traditional Irish ______?