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Musical Innovations and Evolutions~ The Nyckelharpa

Introduction I am going to be exploring a little bit of the history and evolution of the instrument called the Nyckelharpa. The nyckelharpa is a Swedish instrument. It is related to the English Hurdy Gurdy and the French vielle. In other words, “It is somewhere between a type-writer and your grandpa’s old crackly fiddle.”"A nyckelharpa (Swedish: [ˈnʏ̂kːɛlˌharːpa], "keyed… Continue reading Musical Innovations and Evolutions~ The Nyckelharpa