langspel

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langspel

(ˈlɑːŋˌspeɪl) ,

langspiel

or

langspil

n
(Instruments) Orkney & Shetland a long and narrow old or traditional Scandinavian stringed instrument, played with the fingers and not a bow
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Her colleagues, harpist Gunnhildur EinarsdEttir, percussionist Matthias Engler and clarinetist IngElfur VilhjEilmsson had a field day playing with fun toys like a wind tube, bubblewrap, a Vietnamese dan boa, an Icelandic langspil, little sticks on strings, and various electro-acoustic devices.