Russian balalaika for sale! $150 + 50 shipping !

Want to bue the Russian Balalaika?

Russian 3-string balalaika for sale! 

The balalaika (: балала́йка, pronounced ) is a Russian   with a characteristic triangular body and three strings.

The balalaika family of instruments includes instruments of various sizes, from the highest-pitched to the lowest: the piccolo balalaika, prima balalaika, secunda balalaika, alto balalaika, bass balalaika, and contrabass balalaika. The prima balalaika is the most common; the piccolo is rare. There have also been descant andtenor balalaikas, but these are considered obsolete. All have three-sided bodies; spruce, evergreen, or fir tops; and backs made of three to nine wooden sections (usually maple). They are typically strung with three strings, and the necks are fretted.

The prima balalaika, secunda and alto are played either with the fingers or a  (pick), depending on the music being played, and the bass and contrabass (equipped with extension legs that rest on the floor) are played with leather plectra. The rare piccolo instrument is usually played with a pick

VIDEO HERE https://youtu.be/i8O55eLI90Q

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

Scale 450 mm

Frets 16

Neck -  beech

Body - mapple + beech

Sounboard - rezonanse  fir  

-------------------------------------------------------------------------

Shipping to USA  3-4 weeks

BUY HERE  http://rvrb.io/2016-russian-stand-e8s 

Views: 1214

Comment

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation? How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources


Forum

Your take on this bizarre guitar

Started by Infirmity Citrus President in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans 5 hours ago. 3 Replies

SWAMP WITCH GUITARS UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP

Started by the anonymous pick in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever. Last reply by Ron "Oily" Sprague 15 hours ago. 9 Replies

Guitar Amp

Started by Chase N Williams in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Paul Craig Sep 21. 5 Replies

Blog Posts

Let’s talk Aeolian…

Posted by BrianQ. on August 27, 2022 at 12:05am 0 Comments

Building a Violin w/ GITTY Parts

Posted by Brad Craig on August 11, 2022 at 6:39pm 3 Comments

Effects Pedals

Posted by Trey Allensworth on May 26, 2022 at 10:04am 12 Comments

Latest Activity

Doug Thorsvik commented on Poorness Studios's video
Thumbnail

Make a 2-string Chugger from a 30" Canoe Paddle!

"Fun and simple project Kale! I enjoyed watching you pull it all together in a short yet detailed…"
2 hours ago
t-belly johnson commented on Poorness Studios's video
Thumbnail

Make a 2-string Chugger from a 30" Canoe Paddle!

"Great video, great simple build that sounds great! That`s got to inspire anyone who sees and hears…"
4 hours ago
t-belly johnson liked Poorness Studios's video
4 hours ago
t-belly johnson liked Steve Holladay's video
4 hours ago
t-belly johnson liked Doug Thorsvik's video
4 hours ago
t-belly johnson commented on Steve Holladay's video
4 hours ago
t-belly johnson liked Steve Holladay's video
5 hours ago
t-belly johnson liked Poorness Studios's video
5 hours ago
t-belly johnson commented on Poorness Studios's video
Thumbnail

She Drives Me Crazy (cover on cigar box guitar)

"Great job! You made a song I never liked one that I`m digging out the chords to play!"
5 hours ago
Taffy Evans replied to Infirmity Citrus President's discussion Your take on this bizarre guitar
"Hi again, just a bit more info about the Balalaika. They are commercially available in different…"
5 hours ago
AGP # commented on AGP #'s photo
Thumbnail

AGP #475 - ''Smoky''

""Thanks UJ", Bad Ass, and!, Cheap Ass, my favourite type of build. :-D "
6 hours ago
AGP # commented on AGP #'s photo
Thumbnail

AGP #475 - ''Smoky''

""Thanks Doug", I love the Gas Torch, it's one of my favourite tools, will try and…"
6 hours ago

Music

© 2022   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

\uastyle>\ud/** Scrollup **/\ud.scrollup {\ud background: url("https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/963882636?profile=original") no-repeat scroll 0 0 transparent;\ud bottom: 25px;\ud display: inline !important;\ud height: 40px;\ud opacity: 0.3 !important;\ud position: fixed;\ud right: 30px;\ud text-indent: -9999px;\ud width: 40px;\ud z-index: 999;\ud}\ud.scrollup:hover {\ud opacity:0.99!important;\ud}\ud \uascript type="text/javascript">\ud x$(document).ready(function(){\ud x$(window).scroll(function(){\ud if (x$(this).scrollTop() > 100) {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeIn();\ud } else {\ud x$('.scrollup').fadeOut();\ud }\ud });\ud x$('.scrollup').click(function(){\ud x$("html, body").animate({ scrollTop: 0 }, 600);\ud return false;\ud });\ud });\ud \ua!-- End Scroll Up -->