Bali: I’ve been playing for years, but no country beats me

Bali’s national instruments include a blue guitar and a banjo.The blue guitar was invented in 1960 and played by a group of Indonesian musicians.“The banjo is the most popular instrument in Indonesia and has become the national instrument of the country,” the banjo maker told AFP.There are several other popular instruments like the kampo, a […]

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Indian instruments in new film ‘Barefoot’

A new documentary has revealed the Indian musical instruments of the country, which include string instruments, string families, aerophone instruments, and percussion.“Barefeet,” which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on Wednesday, features a documentary-style film that shows the history and culture of these instruments.The film includes interviews with some of the Indian musicians, and shows […]

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