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This Bowed Zither has been undergoing a revival thanks to people like Diddi fiðla and recently Chris Foster and Bára Grímsdóttir who are playing the type on this page as a working model.

Drawings are now available to purchase and download of this instrument here

Introduction video here:

2013 model supplied with hardcase and bowlangspil

The melody is tuned to a, the middle drone to f# and the bass to B


 Langspil views

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Available to order in maple/sycamore and spruce from £950 including a case and delivery

Bentside models also available.

String sets available for this model from the Lyre shop

plans of this instrument here


This model is £650 with bow

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