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2. has two sets of strings to create a distorted effect. fretless and has a metal fingerboard so the player can slide up and down the strings

  • sarod
  • seranji

3. the third section of a raga and the climax of the whole piece- lively and virtuoso display improvisatory skills

  • jhala
  • jhalla
  • jala

4. a plucked string instrument, 2 of the metal strings are used as drones and the others are plucked giving a twangy effect

  • sitar
  • stier

5. a scale built on 5 notes

  • pentatonic scale
  • pentitonic


Samuel Richardson

I like the fact these more difficult questions only have two options for answers in order to make difficulty more accesible. This doubles up as a spelling test for key terms on Indian Raga!


I think it is spelt Meend and not Mind, but thanks for the quiz

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