Dholak - Dholki Natural Studio

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Product Overview

SUPERIOR quality made by Ashok of Delhi. We are always trying to create new products for customers who are serious musicians. The barrel is made from ethically sourced Rosewood; the high side skin is approximately 7" with a matching bass side skin of 9" Barrel sizes will vary from instrument, approx. 18 - 19" in length.  This instrument produces a beautiful sound as it is made with only the best materials. 


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  • 5
    Great instrument

    Posted by Peter R Snell on 7th Jan 2018

    This is a fun instrument with a tanpura on the bottom side and 15 lighter strings stretched across the top. I've tuned these in a basic pentatonic scale. They are a bit hellish to tune and you have to stay on top of the tuning, but the sound is ethereal and evocative of celtic music (duh—if I tune it pentatonically, then I suppose I'll get that). I'm still experimenting with it, but I expect I'll use it as as colour for slower atmospehric pieces. My understanding of Indian music is minimal, so I see it more as an instument I can use to integrate different sounds into my (western-oriented) music.