Ruding

Name: Ruding.
Type: Jaw-Harp > Lamellaphone.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 121.2.
Country: Sarawak, Borneo Malaysia.
Region: South East Asia.

Description: Ruding are jaw harps of the upriver peoples [Kenyah & Keyan] of Northern Borneo. The Kenyah and Kayan ruding are made from either palm stock or brass. Ruding jaw-harps are no longer made.

Citations: Randy Raine-Reusch @ asza.com [Ruding article].