Endo Suanda’s Bamboo Instruments - magz.tempo.co

Endo Suanda’s Bamboo Instruments

Monday, April 16 2018 00:00 WIB

AT first sight, the two unpainted guitars seemed like ordinary instruments.

Endo Suanda’s Bamboo Instruments
Musicologist Endo Suanda has created a variety of musical instruments out of bamboo. These include guitars, kecapi (Indonesian zither), kettle drums, and even large drums for mosques.

AT first sight, the two unpainted guitars seemed like ordinary instruments. When plucked, they also sounded just like any other guitar. The paler one had steel strings, while the browner one had nylon strings. Their uniqueness only became evident upon closer scrutiny. Both guitars, also the kecapi placed on the living room table, were not made out of wood, but rather from bamboo strips, with rather uneven surfaces.

The bamboo guitars are Endo S

...

Please login/register to continue read this article. You will get 5 articles after register.

Contact us :

Address : Gedung TEMPO, Jl. Palmerah Barat No.8, South Jakarta, 12210

Subscription Information :

Email : cs@tempo.co.id

Call : 021 50805999 || Monday - Friday : 09.00 AM - 06.00 PM

Call/Text/WA : 0882-1030-2525 | 0882-1023-2343 | 0887-1146-002 || Monday - Sunday : 08.00 AM - 10.00 PM

Other Information :

Call/Text/WA : 0882-1030-2828 || Monday - Sunday : 08.00 AM - 10.00 PM

Administrator

You haven`t login/register. Get

5 free articles after register here