Medieval Strings Part II:  Plucks

Medieval Strings Part II: Plucks

The Wonderful World of Medieval Stringed Instruments:  Part II Plucked stringed instruments also abounded in the Middle Ages. The most popular one was without a doubt the harp.  Our idea that angels play harps came from the many depictions of the instrument in...
David Douglass on Medieval Strings

David Douglass on Medieval Strings

The Wonderful World of Medieval Bowed Strings By David Douglass   When I first held a medieval stringed instrument in my hands I felt I had entered a whole new world, one full of adventure and promise. My, how different it was!  The year was 1972, I was in the...