Ukulele

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Martin 3K Professional Ukulele
String instrument
Classification String instrument ( plucked, nylon stringed instrument uisually played wi the bare thumb an/or fingertips, or a felt pick)
Hornbostel–Sachs classification 321.322
(Composite chordophone)
Developed 19th century
Relatit instruments
  • Bowed an plucked string instruments, in pairticular the cavaquinho

The ukulele (frae Hawaiian: ʻukulele [ˈʔukuˈlɛlɛ], ; an aa ukelele) [1] whiles abbreviatit tae uke, is a member o the guitar faimily o instruments; it generally employs fower nylon or gut strings or fower courses o strings. [2]

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References

  1. "ukulele". Oxford English Dictionary (3rd ed.). UK public library membership required.)
  2. Erich M. von Hornbostel & Curt Sachs, "Classification of Musical Instruments: Translated from the Original German by Anthony Baines and Klaus P. Wachsmann." The Galpin Society Journal 14, 1961: 3-29.
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