The alto rebec is a 3-stringed bowed instrument with European ancestry. It is 23″ long with a scale length of 12.5.” The optimal tuning for this Alto Rebec is: G below middle c, d above middle c, a above middle c.
It is played resting on the shoulder, the chest or tucked in the armpit. This ancient instrument comes with 3 gut strings, Rosewood fingerboard, bow It measures 23 inches long by 5 1/2 inches wide by 4 1/2 inches deep (including the bridge).
Bow is 27 1/2″ long and the rosin for bow (VR200 D’Addario Rosin) is sold separately.
We can manufacture these Rebec in other various woods which customer chooses. Please contact and check with us for the woods available.