• Gadulka History. Old Gadulka types, tuning and play techniques.
• The Professional Gadulka. Instrument tuning, sizes and advanced handling.
• 45 Gadulka Scores. Different folk region styles with various difficulty levels.
Gadulka Book Vol.1 by Ivan Kovachev
The book includes the history of the instrument, its regional folklore types, shapes, tuning scales and different play techniques used around the country. The author shows lots of original photo and graphical images of the old Gadulka masters, Gadulka types and scales used in the beginning of last century.
On page "The Professional Gadulka" you can find perfect schemes showing modern professional Gadulka tuning, instrument body and bow sizes, tuning tools, as well as some standard and advanced instrument handlings. The book includes 45 specially-designed Gadulka scores using different difficulty levels.