Category:Tanbur

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Tanbur, any of various long-necked lutes used in art and folk traditions.

The term tanbūr (Persian: تنبور) can refer to various long-necked, fretted lutes originating in the Middle East or Central Asia. According to the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians,

"terminology presents a complicated situation. Nowadays the term tanbur (or tambur) is applied to a variety of distinct and related long-necked lutes used in art and folk traditions. Similar or identical instruments are also known by other terms."

Subcategories

This category has the following 12 subcategories, out of 12 total.

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  • Sazs(7 C, 26 F)
  • Setar(1 C, 6 F)

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Media in category "Tanbur"

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