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date: 22 November 2019

Djut’ak [jutak, chutak]locked

  • Jonathan McCollum


[jutak, chutak]

Armenian term for the violin. A bowed string instrument of this name, possibly a kemancha-like instrument, is mentioned in the medieval Armenian poem The Book of Lamentations by the monk and theologian Grigor Narekatsi (950–1003).

E. Khanzadian: ‘Haykakan hin erazhshtakan gordsik’nerě’ [Old Armenian Musical Instruments], Hayastani Patmakan T’angarani ashkhatut’yunner...

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