Dagar Vina by Altab (Miraj) for sale

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Dagar Vina by Altab (Miraj) for sale

Postby musicslug » Mon Jan 11, 2016 11:26 pm

this instrument was made in Miraj in 2000 under the supervision of Bahauddin Dagar. Jeff Lewis added the delrin bridge (I have the original antler/bone bridge too), did the jawari. the wood is (I'm told) a tropical hardwood called 'sal' or 'Malaysian sal'. the jawari is set Dagar-style, i.e. closed, not too buzzy. I played this instrument for 5 years, so it's broken-in, ready to play without issues. asking $2500
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Re: Dagar Vina by Altab (Miraj) for sale

Postby musicslug » Mon Jan 11, 2016 11:28 pm

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Re: Dagar Vina by Altab (Miraj) for sale

Postby Bhairava » Tue Jan 12, 2016 12:18 am

Wow!

Serious veena there) cool looking dragon

What part of the world are you in and do you have any sound samples ?

Also is that an extension on the upper tumba.

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Re: Dagar Vina by Altab (Miraj) for sale

Postby musicslug » Tue Jan 12, 2016 1:19 am

hi Bhairava,

not to worry: the monster doesn't bite!

I'm in Seattle.

that is indeed an extension (easily removed) on the upper tumba.

if you PM me your email I can make a sound sample, send it to you.

Daniel


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