What is a tar instrument?
The tar is a traditional Persian musical instrument with a significant place in Persian classical music. It is a string instrument with a long neck and a resonating body, typically made from mulberry wood. The tar features a fretted fingerboard and six metal strings plucked using a plectrum. It is known for its rich and captivating sound, capable of producing both melodic and rhythmic elements.
As a Persian musical instrument, the tar carries a deep cultural heritage and is revered for its expressive capabilities. It has been a staple in Persian classical music for centuries, adding depth and soul to compositions.
If you’re interested in exploring the enchanting sounds of the tar, the Ersaly store offers a wide selection of Persian musical instruments, including the tar. With their dedication to providing authentic and high-quality instruments, Ersaly ensures that musicians and enthusiasts can find the perfect tar to enhance their musical journey.