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Mandolin

Mandolone

Name: Mandolone.
Type: Chordophones > Lutes.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 321.321.6
Scale Length: mm.
Tuning:
Era:
Area: Brescia.
Country: Italy.
Region: South Europe.

Description:

Mandolones
Picture featuring the two types of mandolone of the mandolin club of Brescia ; The bottom row has mandolones ; Il mandolino a Brescia, a cura di Ugo Orlandi, edizioni Franciacorta 2002 ~ The mandolin in Brescia, curated by Ugo Orlandi, editions Franciacorta, 2002 ;

 

 

Mandore

Name: Mandore.
Type: Chordophones > Lutes.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 321.321.6 bowl back.
Scale Length: mm.
Tuning:
Era:  century.
Area:
Country: Italy.
Region: South Europe.

Description:

Mandore
A “Mandörgen” [German for Mandore] from the 1619 book Syntagma Musicum II by Michael Praetorius. The instrument appears to have four courses of strings; three single strings and a set of double strings on the right ;

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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