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Auris 12 String Diatonic Lyre LDD including Tuning Key

SKU 55210020
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The specially constructed solid wood lyre with the characteristic notch in the bottom gives an especially balanced tone. Two bridges made out of hardwood and brass ensure a harmonic progression between the high and low strings.

Due to the many strings, the LDP lyre can be tuned into various chords or Bordun scales. In this case, you strum all the strings together to hear the entire chord ringing; is used to accompany a melody that is sung or played on another instrument.

If you have more than one lyre in a group, they can be tuned into different chords so that you can accompany a song with as many chords as you have differently-tuned lyres.

Lyre stand available here.

  • Specifications
  • Usage
  • Auris Musical Instruments
  • Made in: Sweden
    1x 12-String Diatonic Lyre, 1x Tuning Key/Fork, 1x Instruction Sheet
    Range: a – e''
    Musical Scale: Diatonic Scale
    Tuning Key Pitch: A=432Hz

    Materials: Solid Pitch Pine Hardwood, Brass
    Weight: 1.11kg

  • Usage:
    • Ideal for home and school.
     Great for older children
    • Perfect for teachers to play for and lead the children’s groups in musical exploration.
    • Great for kindergarten classes, during music lessons, musical games, storytelling, and more.
    • Can be tuned into a large number of various scales and chords except the pentatonic.
    • Includes an instruction sheet with tips and tricks regarding how to use your instrument.

  • Auris (meaning 'belonging to the ear'), is a Swedish company who have been making high-quality musical instruments since 1978. Valued by music therapists, in classrooms and by individuals with an ear for quality music. Learn more about Auris Musical Instruments...