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PALOM Indian Santoor/Santur Professional - Solid Wood - 31 Notes - 93 Strings (SM-BJG)

PALOM Indian Santoor/Santur Professional - Solid Wood - 31 Notes - 93 Strings (SM-BJG)

Rs. 29,999.00

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PALOMA SANTOOR - SHIV KUMAR SHARMA STYLE - SOLID WOOD - BJG MODEL

 

Product Code - BJG

PROFESSIONAL QUALITY SANTOOR

MADE IN BOMBAY BY PALOMA

EASY TO TUNE - INCLUDES A TUNING KEY

DARK NATURAL WOOD COLOR

PROFESSIONALLY TESTED BEFORE SHIPPING

MALLETS INCLUDED

COPPER/STEEL/BRASS STRINGS

STURDY STORAGE CASE

FREE EXTRA STRINGS

PROFESSIONALLY TESTED BEFORE SHIPPING


INSTRUMENT HAND MADE IN INDIA

 

FREE SHIPPING VIA BLUE DART / DTDC / SPEED POST

This item is shipped using surface transport mode and reaches you within 5 to 10 working days after dispatch!

 

ABOUT PALOMA SANTOOR - LATEST EDITION - BJG MODEL

Different forms of the zither or dulcimer are common all around the world. The Indian Santoor which is played with sticks or hammers has developed from a folk music instrument in Kashmir and it took a long time until it gained recognition in classical Indian music as well. Especially the Santoor virtuoso Shivkumar Sharma has developed a differentiated stroke technique which contributed considerably to the acceptance of this instrument as a classical solo instrument. The Indian Santoor differs from the Persian Santoor in that it has a slender and high corpus. The instrument is placed on the lap while sitting cross-legged and is played with two heavy wooden sticks.

On the surface of the instrument there are 15 or 16 wooden bridges facing each other, stringed with 2 or 3 strings each. The strokes are played towards the middle of the instrument. Our model by Paloma has in total 31 notes and 93 strings as well as movable bridges. The strings are mounted on metal tuning pegs on the sides of the instrument and can be turned by a special tuning tool. A common tuning uses a diatonic scale for the row of bridges on the right-hand side. The strings on the left then complete the half-tones that are missing in the diatonic scale. Alternatively, in order to produce particularly full and resonant sounds, the complete instrument can be tuned to the pentatonic scale.

The Santoors offered by us are made of solid wood and so differ considerably from the ones frequently offered in India which are often made of cheap plywood. This model come in a robust case with a plastic coating that is mostly black, together with a pair of sticks and a tuning tool.


 

PACKAGE CONTENTS

Paloma Handmade Santour - Latest Edition

Length: 20 Inches approx. 

Weight: 2.5 KG to 4.5 KG approx.

Free Mallets

One Set of Strings

 

MATERIAL USED

Solid Wood, Copper/Brass/Steel

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Santoor is made in India.

Your item is covered by a free Transit Shipping Insurance. Insurance only covers the main musical Instrument for physical damage only. Insurance not applicable for instrument case or box. Customer must report damages to us by providing all the details of the defect(s) and photographs as soon as possible. Please allow us a maximum of 48 hours to respond to your emails. We will make sure that issue will be resolved as early as possible to your satisfaction.

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 RETURNS

IF YOU DON'T LIKE THE PRODUCT YOU CAN CONTACT US TO RETURN IT WITHIN 7 WORKING DAYS OF RECEIVING THE ITEM.

 

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