Master craftsman modifies ancient Iranian instrument

Music and musical instruments have been part of Iran's culture for thousands of years, with many believing that it has the power to alleviate mental strain and tension. String instruments, especially, play an outstanding role in Persian music. One of the most important instruments is the "taar." In the suburbs of Iran's capital Tehran, CGTN meets with a craftsman to find out how it's made and why it sounds so well.

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