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The harp is the national instrument of which country?

Question #66093. Asked by darkpresence.
Last updated Jul 28 2021.

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The Paraguayan harp is the most popular, and is Paraguay's national instrument.

May 23 2006, 1:59 PM
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May 23 2006, 2:00 PM
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In modern times the triple-strung harp is the national instrument of Wales.


And just to confuse even more, the Irish are understandably proud of their national instrument, the harp - that haunting, beautiful-sounding instrument with a rich, centuries-old tradition. Not surprisingly then, you could have knocked Ireland over with a feather when it was recently shown that the Irish harp originated in Scotland. no longer exists

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May 23 2006, 5:13 PM
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Wales was what I was looking for. However, being Irish, I must add that while the harp is our national symbol, the uileann pipes are our national instrument. They are a lot less harsh than the bagpipes.

May 24 2006, 6:21 PM
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