[LMB] The Law on Barrayar

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Tue Dec 2 15:25:43 GMT 2014


> On Dec 2, 2014, at 08:19, Pat Mathews <mathews55 at msn.com> wrote:
> 
>> Do they have much in the way of fiddle (or Klezmer) music on Barrayar?
>> 
> 
> If they have stringed instruments, and IIRC, they do, I'm sure the violin is among them, meaning yes, they have fiddles (same difference, different style) as well. Come to think of it, there was a backwoods party in Mountains of Mourning - what instruments did they bring?

Using a bow to play stringed instruments seems to be kind of unlikely - even though it actually happened in our world.   Plucked stringed weapons are much easier to invent.


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