Sulh Ensemble’s Musical Instruments: Thai Phin (พิณ)

Sulh Ensemble’s artistic director, Jon Silpayamanant, plays a Thai Phin. The Phin is a long-necked lute from the Isan region (where Jon was born). Used…

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Sulh Ensemble Musical Instruments: Thai Saw U Coconut Fiddle (ซออู้)

Sulh Ensemble’s artistic director, Jon Silpayamanant, holding his Saw U after a performance at the South Central Regional Library in Louisville (2017). The Saw U…

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