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Tuvan Igil

 

This authentic Tuvan Igil is a professional grade musical instrument made by the grand prix award winning instrument maker Aldar Tamdyn of group Chirgilchin. Masterfully crafted and beautiful sound; the instrument and it's horse head top were hand carved in a studio near the old Tuvan Museum in Kyzyl. Check out the new Chirgilchin CD - Pictures of Tuva!

Animal skin drum with a beautiful warm sound.

Price includes shipping in within the US, for international orders add $20 for additional shipping charges (click ADD button below).

Here is a shot of one of Aldar's instruments being finished in the studio.

making igil Please consider Postal Insurance with purchase of Instrument.

Each instrument is made custom to order in Tuva, instruments are not refundable once ordered.

Now taking orders for this instrument, 2-6 months wait time after ordering.

Please email us with your questions if you are planning to purchase an Igil

   $675.00+ $45.00 for Priority shipping/handling (US Address Only)

   $20.00  Required Shipping Surcharge for Address outside the USA


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Tuvan Doshbulur

 

This authentic Tuvan Doshbulur is a professional grade musical instrument made by the grand prix award winning instrument maker Aldar Tamdyn of group Chirgilchin (check out their new CD - Pictures of Tuva!). Beautifully designed for an amazing sound and long resonant sustain. The instrument and it's horse head top were hand crafted and carved in a studio near the old Tuvan Museum in Kyzyl. Fretless. Made with real metal guitar strings, similar to a banjo.

 

Animal skin drum with a beautiful warm sound.

Price includes shipping in within the US, for international orders add $20 for additional shipping charges (click ADD button below).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please consider Postal Insurance with purchase of Instrument.

Each instrument is made custom to order in Tuva, instruments are not refundable once ordered.

Now taking orders for this instrument, 2-6 months wait time after ordering.

Please email us with your questions if you are planning to purchase a Doshpuluur

   $645.00+ $45.00 for Priority shipping/handling (US Address Only)

   $20.00  Required Shipping Surcharge for Address outside the USA


Tuvan Khomus

 

Tuvan jaw harp in a wooden boot -- hand-made by khomus masters. These steel khomus are neatly stored in a wooden Tuvan boot or ornate carved box, by various Tuvan master carvers. These are professional-grade khomus and all have been tested and approved by a khomus master in Tuva. About 3 inches tall.

Each boot type khomus is unique and stock is limited; you may not get exactly what you see here but it will be similar and all are excellent.

 

Please note: these hand-made instruments are delicate and should be played gently, we cannot replace or repair them.

    Item Sold, Sorry, this item is out of stock Please let me know when you have a Tuvan khomus available


Double Tuvan Khomus

 

Tuvan jaw harp in a wooden case -- hand-made by a khomus master. These steel khomus are neatly stored in a wooden ornate carved box; same type as above but there are two in one case and each is a different pitch. Professional-grade khomus and all have been tested and approved by a khomus master in Tuva. About 4.5 inches tall.

 

Please note: these hand-made instruments are delicate and should be played gently, we cannot replace or repair them.

 

     Double Khomus, two in one case. Item Sold, Sorry, this item is out of stock Please let me know when you have a Tuvan khomus available


 

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Khomus from Khakassia  New Item!

 

These very very solid, nice sounding brass khomus; they come neatly stored in a stylish and wearable soft case! Each one is unique and handmade by an artist from Buryatia.

 

Please note: these hand-made instruments are delicate and should be played gently, we cannot replace or repair them.

 

    $49.00  Khakass khomus


drum beater and rattle

Tuvan Shamanic Drum Beater and Rattle!

 

This Tuvan drum beater and rattle is the real thing, made by a Tuvan shaman with all traditional materials. White Cedar covered with dear hide and strung with Chinese coins to rattle while you drum or shake the handle. They are made very well for long life and have a
leather loop for hanging it when not in use.

These rattle's are the real thing according to the Shaman they came from "you can actually Shamanize with them", they are not just a decorative artwork, they are ready to use.

    Sorry, this item is out of stock Please let me know when you have Shaman Drum Beater in stock


Nose flutes

You saw them in the movie, now have one for yourself!  The nose flute is fun to play with -- by pressing it against your nose and mouth and adjusting the size and shape of your open mouth, you can create various pitches. Each nose flute is packaged in a little plastic bag with instructions.

    $1.25


Visit T. A. Johnson Guitars to see pictures of his Igil plans.