Indian Musical Instruments

Indian musical instruments like any other attribute represents India’s diversity. Most of the Indian musical instruments have evolved over centuries and has a unique history behind their evolution. Some instruments were developed in the country while some others came from foreign lands but, transformed and developed by skilled Indian artists with the passage of time.

The main varieties of instruments in use are String instruments – played by the fingernail or plectrum worn on finger, these are mainly accompaniments. Wind instruments – practiced from ancient times these are played by mouth. Percussion instruments – played by being struck, shaken, rubbed or scraped these are perhaps the oldest form of musical instruments. Some percussion instruments play not only rhythm, but also melody and harmony. Rhythm instruments – easy to handle and easy to play these are mainly used in devotional songs and music compositions.

Indian music school is presenting an extensive collection of Indian Musical Instruments like sitar, tabla, Dholak, Flute etc. designed for beginners as well as professionals. Feel free to learn and practice Indian Classical and Western Music with ready availability of the desired instruments with us.