UGears Hurdy-Gurdy Musical Instrument
Inspired by the art of Celtic and Scandinavian medieval craftsmen and enriched by smart engineering of the XXI century UGEARS is introducing - Hurdy-Gurdy - the world’s first mechanical musical model and the genuine gem of the collection. It is the most extraordinary mechanical model kit which is all-in-one: model for self-assemby and fully edged musical instrument. Based on the 15th Century organistrum, UGEARS has created an intricately detailed, fully functional mechanical version of this medieval instrument. The finished model looks remarkably akin to the original 16th century hurdy gurdy, giving it a wonderfully medieval aesthetic. This wooden attractive and educational model has a highly detailed exquisite décor of the body crafted in romantic style and turns the assembly and playing process into an exciting game and brings you hours of pleasure and fun. The Hurdy-Gurdy plays dancing melodies, from folk to modern, being the bridge between the medieval times and the present day. The unique blend of the joy of creation, playing music, engineering and design. Build it with your own hands and feel like Stradivari or a popular Hurdy-Gurdy star! The instruction manual and a dedicated Hurdy-Gurdy landing page on UGEARS website ugearsmodels.com will also include sheet music (tablatures), tips for assembling, tuning and playing Hurdy-Gurdy and musical lessons of playing Hurdy-Gurdy.
Wooden mechanical 3D model: self-assembly requires no glue
- Number of parts: 292
- Assembly time: 5 hours
- Model size: 15.7“ x 6.5“ x 8.7“
- Recommended Age: 14+