Monday, September 10, 2007


The balalaika is a stringed instrument of Russian origin, with a characteristic triangular body and 3 strings (or sometimes 6, in pairs).

Here is a video of a russian folk song played on two balalaikas - a bass and a prima.

And here you can see, that balalikas are not only about folk songs.

1 comment:

Adrianifero said...

Hi Alexander, I have more unusual instrument's videos, if you want to post them... it's about the venezuelan cuatro. you can check them in my blog