Kantele

Rated 5.00 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
(2 customer reviews)

299 $

The kantele is the national instrument of Finland and a symbol of national identity often depicted in national romantic art. It’s a string instrument not closely related to the harp although there are similarities. The closest relatives to the kantele can be found e.g. in the Baltic countries and Russia. The instrument has been estimated to have existed for some 2000 years.

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Description

11 string KANTELE
It is legendary Kantele.
It has only 11 strings, you will be amazed at the amount of music you can pull from this instrument.
Glued body has been made from beech maple and oak, solid spruce top has been adorned red and black wood.
On this model of Kantele we have painted Finnish good luck symbol.

Body:      beech maple and oak
Top:          spruce

Tuning pegs:    metall
Strings:   metall

Colour:    natural.

Length:             780 mm
Width:               200 mm
Thickness:         70 mm

Can be tuned:  A B C# D E F# G A B C# D

Strings diameter:
1 string – 0.5 mm.
2 string – 0,45 mm.
3,4 string – 0,4 mm.
5,6 string – 0,35 mm.
7,8,9 string – 0,3 mm.
10,11 string – 0,25 mm.

free tuning key

 

2 reviews for Kantele

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Maija Kauhanen

    I’m in love!! So beautiful woodwork and GREAT SOUND!!! 😍😍😍

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

    Elias Andrée (verified owner)

    I just wanted to let you know that I have received the instrument and find it wonderful. From now on, I will only be ordering psalteries from you guys! Thank you so much!

    -Elias

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