Deep body with a thin soundboard resulting in a highly resonate 12 string guitar like sound. Held upright, with chord bars pushed down at the end (similar to the old Oscar Schmidt'Guitaro').
Or on the lap as with a traditional autoharp, or slung with a strap over the shoulder like a guitar.'Ear'- idescent = a new word to describe a musical instrument specifically designed so that in the standard playing position one's ear comfortably rests against the sound body resulting in a truly ethereal sound sensation.15 chord bars set up to play in the keys of C and G simultaneously. Moveable bridge facilitates play in the keys of Bb and F, D and A, Eb and Bb, and E and B simultaneously as well. Interchangeable chord guides are used to interpret the chords produced by the chord bars with the bridge in various playable key positions.
With the bridge in the keys of D and A position the playable chords become: diatonic mute, E7, Asus4, E, C#m, A, F#m, D, Bm, G, Em, A7, Dsus4, Dj7 and diatonic mute. 16 common steel guitar strings ranging in size from 56 wound to 14 plain and tuning from g2 to e4. Easily re-tunable to become a standard diatonic harp.
The item "Nightingale Musical Folk Art Unique Autoharp (original design)" is in sale since Monday, November 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Folk & World\Autoharps & Zithers". The seller is "sevenarrowsmusic" and is located in Saint Augustine, Florida.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.