Type: Idiophones > Lamellophones > Idioglot > Jawharps >
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 121.21
Area: West Java and Benten.
Region: South East Asia.
Description: The Karinding is Sundanese traditional musical instrument from West Java and Banten, Indonesia. The karanding is made from bamboo and midribs of palm trees. The karinding is made of palm tree midribs are traditionally used by male players, and bamboo instruments are used by female players.
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