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April 29th, 2012

Sound is produced by the acoustic Tanpura, a drone instrument used in Indian classical music. The recording was done at Tapan music center in Barcelona during a demonstration on how to tune a Tanpura. Clip captures the decay of the Tanpura sound.

More about this instrument: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tambura

Details:

Size of the body: big
Thread position: inserted
Tuning used: ma SA SA sa
Frequency of SA: ~138 Hz
Mike position: close
Recording device: Sony PCMD-50

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    Woodlawn-ave 5 months, 3 weeks ago

    Thank you. I am using this sound to help sampling for an Indian song I'm composing, using authentic instruments along with Indian vocalists. It will be available on www.peter-krohn.com from approximately mid-February 2022. This sample helps me construct the intro. Dhanyawad!

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    athavaraj 3 years, 1 month ago

    Thanks!

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    skydawn 4 years, 4 months ago

    beautiful! thank you so much! namaste

  • avatar
    aleked22 6 years, 1 month ago

    thank you

  • avatar
    ParamThind 6 years, 9 months ago

    Thank you

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Wave (.wav)
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0:17.750
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3.0 MB
Samplerate
44100.0 Hz
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