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Ney - Turkish Flute w/ soft case
$84.95 + s&h

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The Turkish Ney is an end-blown flute that figures prominently in Middle Eastern music. This ancient instrument dates back to Egyptian times, about 4,500–5,000 years old, making it one of the oldest musical instruments still in use. The ney consists of a piece of hollow cane with six finger holes and one thumb hole. A highly skilled Ney player can reach more than three octaves.

These Nays come in the keys of B, C, and E. Contact me via email to let me know what key you want your Ney in when you order. This ney comes with a soft case.

Bamboo Windchime - Circles
$19.95 + s&h

Bamboo windchime from Bali with handpainted circles.

Kemence w/ soft case & bow 3
$149.95 + s&h
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Handcarved from Maple wood, this well-crafted Turkish violin (kemence) produces a good quality sound for the intermediate or serious beginning student. Appx 21 inches in length, and 4 inches wide. Comes with a soft case and bow.

Cumbus/Cumbush/Turkish Guitar by Zyenel Abidin with soft case
$289.00 + s&h

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This Cumbus is a 12-string fretless Turkish guitar crafted by Zeynel Abidin. Click onto the close up pictures to see the lovely stamped design on the bowl. The Cumbus has a sound similar to a banjo, but this traditional fretless version allows the player to slide into notes, giving it a completely unique sound unlike any other instrument. To hear what it sounds like, click "hear it" to see a Youtube video of an experienced player playing the Zeynel Abidin Cumbus. This instrument comes with a soft carrying case.

Kemence w/ soft case & bow 7
$119.95 + s&h

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Hand made black sea Kemence with soft case and bow. Appx 23 inches by 4 inches. Carved from Maple wood. This well-crafted Turkish violin is a good quality instrument for the beginner student.

 

 

Shadow Puppet - 628
$34.99 + s&h

Shadow puppet plays can go all night in Bali. This leather puppet is hand-carved and painted by craftsmen in Sukawati, the home of Wayang Kulit.

Kemence w/ soft case & bow #9
$149.95 + s&h

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Hand made Kemence with soft carrying case and bow. Appx 22 inches by 4 inches. Carved from Maple wood with spruce on the front. This well-crafted Turkish violin is a good quality instrument for the intermediate or serious beginner student.

Thunder Maker - Spring Drum
Large - Handpainted

$18.95 + s&h

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One of our most popular items, this spring drum makes the sound of a thunderstorm when you shake it! Kids love it. Also great for musicians, studio engineers, and storytellers. This thundermaker was handpainted in Bali, you can see the texture of the paint. Comes in two designs: turtle or lizard. Email me with your preference when you order.

 

Classical Kemence w/ bow and soft case - Spruce/Cherry
$369.95 + s&h
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Classical kemence with spruce wood on the front, cherry wood on the back. This well-crafted Turkish violin (Classical Kemence) produces an excellent quality sound. Appx 16 inches in length, and 6 inches wide. Comes with a soft case and bow.

Kemence w/ soft case & bow 8
$149.95 + s&h

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Handcarved from Maple wood, this well-crafted Turkish violin (kemence) produces a good quality sound for the intermediate or serious beginning student. Appx 23 inches in length, and 4 inches wide. Comes with a soft case and bow.

Thunder Maker - Spring Drum
Large - Handpainted

$18.95 + s&h

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One of our most popular items, this spring drum makes the sound of a thunderstorm when you shake it! Kids love it. Also great for musicians, studio engineers, and storytellers. This thundermaker was handpainted in Bali, you can see the texture of the paint. These are some of the most vibrant colors I've seen on these instruments. Comes in four designs: dolphin, turtle, gecko, and butterfly. Email me with your preference when you order.

Classical Kemence with soft case & bow - Apricot
$369.95 + s&h
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Classical kemence with apricot wood on the front.This well-crafted Turkish violin produces an excellent quality sound. Appx 17 1/2 inches in length, and 6 inches wide. Comes with a soft case and bow.