Bowed Psaltery Bowed Strings Stringed Instruments

The bowed psaltery is a stringed musical instrument that has been adapted to a triangular shape to facilitate bowing each string individually. (As opposed to the more traditional plucked psaltery.)

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See Also:
  • Bowed Psaltery - Wikipedia article on the bowed psaltery. Includes history, a general bowed strings description of the instrument, method of playing, and links.
  • Make a Bowed Psaltery - Directions and simple diagrams on how to build bowed psaltery a bowed psaltery and bow.
  • Ringing Strings Bowed Psalteries - Features playing tips, recordings, and instruments for sale. stringed Private lessons are also available.
  • Yahoo! Groups: Bowed Psaltery List - Discussion group devoted to the bowed psaltery.
  • Opera Omnia Bowed Psalteries - Personal details and history of building bowed psalteries from retired luthier Dwight Newton.
  • A Psimple Psaltery - Provides detailed instructions on how to make a bowed psaltery.
  • Phantasy Psalteries - Features an overview of the bowed psaltery, photo gallery, sound clips, blog, and instruments for sale.

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