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Barbiton

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Ancient Greek Lyre Barbiton played by Nikos Xanthoulis | Luthieros Music Instruments

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The Barbiton Lyre of Sappho - Luthieros Music Instruments

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Ancient Lyre - Lyre of Sappho (8 strings) - Barbiton Lyre

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What did the Barbiton Lyre of Sappho Sound Like?

The barbiton, or barbitos, is an ancient stringed instrument known from Greek and Roman classics related to the lyre. The barbat or barbud, also sometimes called barbiton, is an unrelated lute-like instrument derived from Persia.
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  • Ancient descriptions 

  • Modern interpretation 

  • The Barbat 

  • Modern reconstruction