rubab (Plucked lute member of the bowed rebab family)

~ String instrument

Description

Related to bowed instrument rebab, it is played in many countries, from India to Afghanistan. It's made of wood and covered with a membrane and has 3 melody strings, 3 drone strings and 11/12 resonance strings.

Relationships

derivations: sarod
derived from: rebab
has hybrids: sursingar (large lute-sarod from India)
type of: plucked string instruments
Wikidata: Q1640934 [info]