Are you a Beginner Erhu player who enjoys performing your favourite songs? Or are you an Erhu enthusiast looking for the perfect handcrafted artisan Erhu for your next and future performances?
Erhus at Eight Tones are carefully handcrafted, dynamic and responsive to touch. Worldwide shipping with CITES available (request for a demo via our livechat).
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Tonal Quality: Broad, Powerful
Tonal Quality: Broad, Powerful
At Eight Tones, we only bring you quality instruments to help you sound your best. In your hands, our Erhus will feel sturdy and solid, with a well-balanced distribution of weight between the neck and the soundbox.
Every musician develops their own sense of what their ideal Erhu might sound like, and finding that instrument can certainly be a long process.
At Eight Tones, we can make this process easier for you. Simply have a chat with us now, and we will help you find the best instrument for you! We can give you recommendations or provide live and recorded demonstrations on the Erhu. Alternatively, head down to our store in Singapore and try out our Erhus for yourself! Expect only the best service from us.
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In order to help you sound your best, it is absolutely essential that quality materials are used in the construction of your Erhu. Here at Eight Tones, we only source for the best instruments made from quality-ensured materials.
When an Erhu is played, the entire sound box of the instrument vibrates, producing the unique and instantly recognisable voice of the Erhu. Each type of wood offers a unique character and timbre, feel free to explore what we have and discover which best suits your own signature sound.
Painstakingly treated, tensioned, and fitted over the soundbox, mounting the membrane onto the Erhu is an art in itself, and one that takes years to master. Eight Tones works with experienced Erhu luthiers Cao Rong and Zhang Lian Jun, who craft only instruments with evenly stretched skins, ensuring each instrument produces a round and balanced tone.
Good instruments age like fine wine, with a sound that matures with time and use. The Erhu is no exception, and as you develop as a performer, the sound of your Erhu will similarly blossom, becoming an extension of your artistry.
As you embark on your musical journey, we highly recommend that you begin with a quality instrument that will aid you in your progress. Investing in a good instrument will complement your artistic development and growth, allowing you to reach your fullest potential as your sound matures.
The demand for good Erhus is always on the rise, even as supplies of quality materials are depleting. Beyond being an asset to your musical growth, your instrument is sure to be a sound investment that will appreciate over time.
Looking to customize your Erhu? Here at Eight Tones, we’ve got you covered.
Although your purchase will come with all the standard accessories, if you do want to ensure your instrument is set-up exactly to your liking, go ahead and browse our store for more customization choices! Our online store offers a wide variety of accessories, and our friendly staff can offer any advice you might need on accessory choice and customization, to help you get the sound you want. Or you can come down to our store in Singapore to find out more – click here to locate us.
THE CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN ENDANGERED SPECIES OF WILD FAUNA AND FLORA
Eight Tones Music is compliant with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wildlife Fauna and Flora (CITES), which applies to the international sale of our Erhus.
Unless you have indicated to us that your country does not require the CITES permit for imports, for all international shipments of Erhus, we seek your understanding regarding the additional time needed to process the CITES export permit application. Please allow us an additional 10 working days before we ship out your purchase. We do our best to ensure that your chosen instrument is shipped to you speedily and safely. Thank you for your understanding!
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