The sounds of the tanpura are not only for accompanying traditional Indian music, but are also perfect for meditation.
The tenor tanpura is the smallest of the tanpuras (the other models are male and female) with an overall length is 41". The scale length is approximately 28.5 inches. There are 4 metal strings.
Traditional tuning is 1st String Pa (Sol), 2nd and 3rd Strings Sa (Do), 4th String low Sa (Do). While the actual pitch may vary, this instrument is typically tuned to G4, C5, C5, C4.
Comes with a padded gig bag. Colors and decorations may vary from the photo.
SPECIAL NOTE ON STRINGS:
There is no warranty on strings. Manufacturers recommend that you change the strings every 3-4 months. It is always a good idea to keep an extra set of stings to replace any that may break. You should always wipe down your strings with a clean dry cloth after use. If you store your instrument, you should consider changing the strings when you pick it up again.
Item Weight: 3.75 lbs.
Item Weight with Case: 5.6 lbs.
Item Length: 39 Inches
Item Height: 13 Inches
Item Width: 11 Inches
Packed Weight: 12 lbs.
Ship Weight: 57 lbs.
Ship Length: 44 Inches
Ship Height: 17 Inches
Ship Width: 17 Inches