Also known as the santur or santoor. This instrument is a hammered dulcimer, and has two types: the Indian and the Persian Santoor. The Persian santoor is wider than the box-like Indian version. Both are wooden stringed instruments played by hitting the strings with a light mallet.
Santour
Description, music and video files.
Santur (Santoor) - Indian Hammered Dulcimer
Description, playing positions, pictures and origin of the instrument.
WebIndia123 - Santoor
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