Mudcat Café message #3509844 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #46928   Message #3509844
Posted By: GUEST,Blandiver
28-Apr-13 - 04:50 AM
Thread Name: So, what became of the lyre?
Subject: RE: So, what became of the lyre?
Weasel - the Sudan lyre tuning appears to be:

C, D (tonic), F, G, A

Here's another:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwGUyBn4XKs

This is awesome stuff; I think we're getting the flavour of something pretty ancient here - I can well imagine Caedmon singing his hymn like this!