Melody Bowl in Cherry
12 strings, #638
Melody Bowls in this 12-string size are the bards of the Sounding Bowl world. Light-weight and easy to hold up while performing, with a good vocal range. From F3 to C4 and the sound sample below is in the Bb, the Myxolidian mode. Made by Ramon Floride, first registered maker of Sounding Bowls to his typical handsome excellence. Ramon’s studio is in Sazlburg, Austria.
Cherry has a joyful sound, like spring. this freshness of tone makes it a staple for Sounding Bowls. This piece came from a tree near Ramon’s workshop. With a few small drying splits well cured by Ramon it is covered by our usual lifetime guarantee. The tone of this one is particularly bright and alive. At time of posting we have two other 12 string Melody Bowls in stock you might wish to compare it with:
Number 640 in Cherry and
Number 612 in Ash