19 string folk kantele
A large, open bottomed kantele with two octaves of melody strings, tuned to C, perfect for playing the traditional Finnish folk music, such as the Saarijärvi style where players used a matchstick to pluck the strings.
Built from alder wood, finished with linseed oil and fitted with top quality pins, this kantele offers many melodic and rhythmic possibilities.
The soundboard features an optional handcut lyre soundhole, which is a traditional feature of folk kanteles built in central Finland.
Available in natural, dark oak or black finish.
Comes supplied with tuning key, spare strings, playing guide and music notation.
Diatonic tuning (Longest to shortest string):
d - e - f - g - a - b - c - d - e - f - a - b - c - d - e - f - g - a
Soft case: €45
Dark oak or black finish : €25
Price €395 includes any taxes and shipping costs
Waiting time: Up to two weeks.