Japanese Lute (Biwa) | Kuro urushi unryu raden biwa 黒漆雲龍螺鈿琵琶 16-17th century. The biwa is used in Gagaku and in the period of the imperial court, also was a solo instrument, as can be seen in the pictures illustrating the Tale of Genji. Raden Biwa, Lute Biwa, Music Instruments, Biwa 黒漆雲龍螺鈿琵琶, 16 17Th Century, Unryu Raden, Kuro Urushi, 黒漆雲龍螺鈿琵琶 16 17Th, Urushi Unryu
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Japanese Lute（biwa） Kuro urushi unryu raden biwa 黒漆雲龍螺鈿琵琶 16-17th century. S). The biwa is used in Gagaku and in the period of the imperial court, also was a solo instrument, as can be seen in the pictures illustrating the Tale of Genji.
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INSTRUMENTS FOR JOY - RESEARCH DDO:) MOST POPULAR RE-PINS - www.pinterest.com... - Oriental guitar or lyre type instrument: Sursanga lute, 19th C, made from Indian wood, pearl & ivory. Sursanga is one of many Indian lute instruments popular in 19th century. India art features lutes in Ragamala paintings. Richly decorated musical instruments such as this sursanga were often given as gifts & used for display or wall decorations rather than playing music.
Japanese Taiko (Drum). 1,000 years ago used as military instruments and as time keepers for daily village life. It came to be associated with religious activities. In later periods, the Taiko was played as a centerpiece at festivals,