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E-bow which gives a unique timbre by virtue of its electrics, physicality and novel performance techniques. The 6 strings are tuned, (in order) to: 82Hz,(E) 41Hz,(E) 164Hz,(E) 196Hz,(G) 246Hz,(B) and 328Hz,(E). Generally, melodies or ragas are played on the G and B strings with others providing the drones upon which most of my output relies for its tonal base.