Name: Čifteli.
Type: Lute > Chordophones.
Hornbostel-Sachs No#: 321.322.6
Tuning: B-E
Country: Albania, Kosovo & Southern Montenegro.
Region: Balkans, South Eastern Europe.

Description: The çifteli [çiftelia erroneously qifteli, Albanian: “doubled” or “double stringed”] is a plucked string instrument, with only two strings. Played mainly by the Gheg people of northern and central Albania, Southern Montenegro and Kosovo.



Welcome to the…

This site is protected by wp-copyrightpro.com