- I know this a late reply but I found this supplier for all kinds of
metal wires including silver,(UK site) I have ordered some brass wire
from them to check it out.
--- In Anglo_Saxon_Lyres@yahoogroups.com, David Friedman <ddfr@...> wrote:
> I can find sources for red brass and yellow brass wire online, and
> have sources for silver wire. Can anyone suggest what guages would be
> appropriate if I want to experiment with wire stringing one of my
> Gold is expensive and I gather from a little googling that iron, at
> least for harp strings, becomes common well after lyres went out of
> use. But I expect the other three should do it.
> David Friedman
- That Gusli is pretty nice!
What strings (in metal) would I use for a 14 stinged lyre?
I want it to be in this scale from lowest to highest...
But I don't know what types of strings to get. I wish for the lowest
notes to be fairly low, and the highest ones somewhere around middle