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Music Instruments

The musical instrument is for making sounds. If, any object that produces sound can provide as a musical instrument it is through purpose that the object becomes a musical instrument. The history of musical instruments dates back to the beginnings of human culture. The academic study of musical instruments is called organlogy. Musical instruments developed independently in many populated regions of the world. However, contact among civilizations resulted in the rapid spread and adaptation of most instruments in places far from their origin. In Tamil Nadu there are four types of Instruments using for cultural Academics.

Music Instrument Types

String Instruments

  • Veena
    • Veena Ekandam(without joint)
    • Veena Ottu(with 2 joints)
    • Veena – Artistically carved
    • Veena – Gift Model
    • Violin Special, Regular & Super Deluxe Mandolin
    • Mandolin
  • Tambura
    • Tambura Flat Back Wooden Portable Model
    • Tambura Flat Back Wooden Standard Model
    • Tambura Flat Back Wooden Folding Model
    • Tambura Pumpkin Gents & Ladies
    • Tambura Traditional Wooden
  • Sitar
    • Sitar Mini
    • Sitar Plain 7 Strings
    • Sitar Tarafdar beginners
    • Sitar Tarafdar Full Decorated
    • Sitar Tarafdar Full Decorated
    • Sitar Tiny
  • Dilruba
    • Dilruba Professional
    • Ektara
    • Gopichand- Big & Small
    • Mandoline
    • Oud Special & Regular
    • Pianos Steiner & Yamaha
    • Swar Mandal
    • Viola
Indian classical music is categorized under two genres. They are Hindustani and Carnatic. Broadly Hindustani developed in the northern regions of the country
Folk Kuchipudi