Greek musical instruments

Summary

Greek musical instruments were grouped under the general term of "all developments from the original construction of a tortoise shell with two branching horns, having also a cross piece to which the stringser from an original three to ten or even more in the later period, like the Byzantine era". Greek musical instruments can be classified into the following categories:

Ancient

Medieval and modern

String instruments

Aerophones

Percussion instruments

See also

External links

  • Tα μουσικά όργανα των αρχαίων Eλλήνων/ancient Greek instruments