n Latin American Report - An instrument that refused to compromise : IDB news
|Article Title||An instrument that refused to compromise : IDB news|
|© Publisher:||UNISA Press|
|Journal||Latin American Report|
|Publication Date||Jan 2006|
|Pages||161 - 162|
The Paraguayan harp is a kind of musical living fossil. Like the coelacanth, a fish that has barely changed since the Carboniferous period 360 million years ago, this graceful construction of wood and 36 strings journeyed to Paraguay from Spain in 1517, and has remained true to its original form.
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