Wing-Shaped Psalterie

 The WSP1   Many years ago, I saw a picture of a stained glass window that decorates a church in Chartes, and in this window an angel was holding a board zither that gave me an idea . . . Certainly, artist conceptions of musical instruments are not often accurate, workable (or even build-able) but this one seemed to have promise. I envisioned an instrument that had 2 separate...
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The Gallery

PLEASE BEAR WITH US WHILE THIS PORTION OF THE SITE IS BEING UPDATED!   The Custom Gallery This part of our showroom is dedicated to custom instruments we have made for various customers over the the years, grouped by category. We have not listed the prices here, because the contents of this gallery span 10 years or more. Please enquire for up-to-date prices, as we can make anything you see...
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Small Psaltery

This area of our website is dedicated to those instruments we can ship immediately upon payment.  If you find nothing here, then we are sold out!  Please feel free to look at other areas of the site in case you see something we can begin for you as a custom instrument.  ...
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05DEC12

05DEC12–OA-2 Modern Lyre, OA-1 and the Anglo-Saxon lyre . . . Howdy folks, I was sick with a rhinovirus of some sort last week and in the wake of that got sick again today with some kind of gut infection . . . but I still managed to get some work done and am only slightly delayed.  I include here some updated pictures of the 2 lyres I’m working on (the oa-2 and the AS-1) as well as a...
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