music Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family

74k views 115 items Follow Embed
Plucked string instrument: list of all the most popular musical instruments in this family. Any well-known instrument in the Plucked string instrument instruments family is included along with photos when available. List includes Portuguese guitar, Ektara, more. By far and away, the most popular instrument in the plucked string family is the guitar. Think about how different the world would be without the guitar. In its many incarnations, along with the bass, the guitar has allowed for so many people to learn music by plucking its strings and creating music. The world would be a different place if plucked string instruments weren't around. The same goes for instruments like ukulele and the banjo. Though the sounds created by these instruments are very different, the one thing they have in common is that they're all a part of the plucked string family. Whether it's the electric guitar or the bandurria, it doesn't matter, all of these instruments have strings.   (115 items)

1
Acoustic bass guitar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Acoustic bass guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

The Coolest Musical Instruments from Around the World The All-Time Best Rock Bassists

2
Acoustic guitar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Acoustic guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

3
Arpa Doppia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Arpa Doppia Plucked string instrument, Harp

4
Baglama is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Baglama Plucked string instrument

5
Bajo sexto is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Bajo sexto Plucked string instrument

6
Balalaika is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Balalaika Plucked string instrument, Dombra

7
Bandora is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Bandora Plucked string instrument

8
Bandurria is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Bandurria Plucked string instrument

9
Banjo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Banjo Plucked string instrument

10
Barbat is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Barbat Plucked string instrument

11
Baroque guitar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Baroque guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

12
Begena is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Begena Plucked string instrument

13
Bordonua is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Bordonua Plucked string instrument

14
Bouzouki is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Bouzouki Plucked string instrument

15
Buzuq is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Buzuq Plucked string instrument

21 Musicians Who Are (Supposedly) in the Illuminati The 36 Greatest On-Stage Falls of All Time

16
Cavaquinho is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Cavaquinho Guitar, Plucked string instrument

17
Çeng is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Çeng Plucked string instrument

18
Charango is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Charango Plucked string instrument

19
Cittern is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Cittern Guitar, Plucked string instrument

20
Clàrsach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Clàrsach Plucked string instrument, Harp

21
Classical guitar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Classical guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

22
Contrabass guitar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Contrabass guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

23
Cuatro is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Cuatro Plucked string instrument

24
Cümbüş is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Cümbüş Plucked string instrument

25
Đàn tranh is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Đàn tranh Plucked string instrument

26
Dombra is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Dombra Plucked string instrument, Lute

27
Domra is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Domra Plucked string instrument

28
Doshpuluur is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Doshpuluur Plucked string instrument

29
Dutar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Dutar Plucked string instrument

The Best Taylor Swift Songs Which Era Would You Want to Live In?

30
Duxianqin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Duxianqin Plucked string instrument

31
Eight string guitar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Eight string guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

32
Ektara is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Ektara Plucked string instrument

33
Fretless guitar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Fretless guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

34
Gayageum is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Gayageum Plucked string instrument

35
Geomungo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Geomungo Plucked string instrument

36
Gittern is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Gittern Plucked string instrument

37
Gottuvadhyam is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Gottuvadhyam Plucked string instrument

38
Gravikord is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Gravikord Plucked string instrument

39
Guitar is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Guitar String instrument, Plucked string instrument

40
Guitarro is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Guitarro Plucked string instrument

41
Guqin is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Guqin Plucked string instrument

42
Guzheng is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Guzheng Plucked string instrument

43
Hansa Veena is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Hansa Veena Plucked string instrument

The Best Instrumental Rock Bands/Artists The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

44
Harp is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Harp String instrument, Plucked string instrument

45
Harp guitar is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Harp guitar Guitar, Plucked string instrument

46
harpsichord is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
harpsichord Keyboard, Plucked string instrument

47
Irish bouzouki is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Irish bouzouki Plucked string instrument

48
Kacapi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Kacapi Plucked string instrument

49
Kantele is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Kantele Gusli, Plucked string instrument

50
Kanun is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Plucked String Instrument - Instruments in This Family
Kanun Plucked string instrument