Radhey Shyam Sharma tun #1 (mahogany) concert sitar.
7 main strings ~ 13 sympathetics
~ Ravi Shankar/kharaj pancham style.
Ebony wood inlay,
Lotus carving full decoration
Made from aged mahogany and set up in kharaj pancham
style with a top tumba and Radheys signature sound
hole under the targahan. It's a rather unique
instrument, combining simplicity with the ebony wood
inlay and trim with full decoration lotus carving.
Indian ebony is used which has a varying contrast in
wood color. Floral main pegs with
bone tipped hardwood sympathetics
with modern style sympathetic grommets. Natural
traditional bridge material with a half open jawari.
Sounds as good as it looks, this sitar is a top tun ~
mahogany model from Varanasi's best instrument maker.
Comes with a fiberglass case and padded bag for the
top tumba. This sitar
was personally selected by us in Varanasi, fitted to
our specs and air shipped to our shop. Some other
people took pictures of this sitar and put it on
another site without permission, rest assured it's
here with us!
$1550 with fiberboard case
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