The sarod is a stringed musical instrument, used mainly in Indian classical music. Along with the sitar, it is the most popular and prominent instrument in Hindustani northern Indian and classical music. The sarod is known for a deep, weighty, introspective sound, in contrast with the sweet, overtone-rich texture of the sitar. It is a fretless instrument able to produce the continuous slides between notes known as mend which are very important to Indian music Professional quality:The conventional sarod is a 17 to 25-stringed lute-like instrument — four to five main strings used for playing the melody, one or two drone strings, two chikari strings and nine to eleven sympathetic strings
Net weight 13 kg. packing weight 19 kg. volume weight approx 35 kg.
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