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Word: Kudyapi

Category: Instrument

Ethno-linguistic Group: Mgd

General Physical Description: An instrument with two strings and a boat-shaped body; one string is used for the melody while the other is used for a repeated pattern/drone; widely used in Mindanao and Palawan

General Playing Technique: not mentioned

Musical Function: not mentioned

Playing Circumstance: not mentioned


Source: Musika Jornals 1977, Ang mga Kaisipan sa Musika sa Timog Silangang Asya by Jose Maceda


Word: kudyapi

Category: instrument

1. Ethno-linguistic group: Maguindanaon

2. General physical description: boat lute

3. General playing technique: plucked

4. Musical function:

5. Playing circumstance:

Source:CCP Encyclopedia of Philippine Art, Volume I, Peoples of the Philippines, K-Z

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