SHRUTIBOX MEDIUM VERSION BY MONOJ KUMAR SARDAR - TONAL RANGE c - c'
TARANG offers a smaller, a larger and a medium sized Shrutibox model by the manufacturer Monoj Kumar Sardar. All of them have a tonal range of 13 chromatic semitones from c - c' each, which can be opened separately and thus can be combined in whatever way you like. The larger bellows volume of the medium version provides a more stable sonorous sound than on the smallest medel. Thus the sound will be more consistent. A more stable sound is also achieved when several valves are open. The frame of the smalest and the biggest models are made of solid wood whereas the bellows wings are made of laminated wood.whereas the bellows wings of this medium version are also made of solid wood.
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The Shrutibox models offered by us are tuned in India to the western standard A 440 Hertz. In our climatic conditions, the tuning is at a minimum higher 441 - max. 442 Hertz. Even a trained ear is not necessarily able to hear this and most of our musician clients can accept this minimal higher tuning. However, with instruments whose tuning can not be easily adapted, problems may arise. If this is the case, please let us know. If necessary, we can tune a Shrutibox to 440 Hertz for an extra charge. Other tunings which are far away from the 440 Hertz, such as the often requested 432 Hertz cannot be tuned. Sometimes we have this tuning on stock, if not it has to be ordered in India, In that case thewaiting period is several months. Just ask us if you would like to have a Shrutibox on that tuning. Maybe we have it on stock.
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