rubab (Ancient Afghan plucked lute member of the bowed rebab family)
~ String instrument
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.
|derivations (as kabuli rabab):||seni rebab (Medieval Indian evolution of the Afghan (kabuli) rabab)|
|derived from:||rebab (Generic rebab catch-all)|
|type of:||lute family|