At the heart of the Traditional Turkish Instrument appeal lies its resonant tone, achieved through a combination of carefully selected tonewoods.
The spruce top and the harmonious blend of walnut and mahogany for the bowl result in warm and vibrant sounds that captivate audiences with every performance.
With its historical roots dating back to the Ottoman Empire, this instrument has a storied past that traces its influence back to Persian and Arabic musical traditions.
Revived in recent times after a temporary decline in popularity during the 19th century, the lavta has found a renewed place in Turkish culture and music.
Immerse yourself in the world of traditional Turkish music and let the enchanting sounds of the this magical string instrument lead the way.
Elevate your performances and embrace the abundant musical legacy with this remarkable instrument. Discover the magic of the Turkish Lavta today.
– Bowl: Walnut & Mahogany – Top: Spruce
– Bowl length: 44.5 cm – Bowl width: 30,5 cm
– String length: 68 cm – Depth: 15.5 cm
– Pegs: Ebony – Fingerboard: Ebony