What is that buzzing sound?

Do you here some strange buzzing sound in your favorite hurdy-gurdy song? It’s not a mistake – it’s the trompette! Click “read more” to learn what it is and how it works!

Hurdy-Gurdies on a budget

Finding an instrument on a budget is difficult – here we list some of the best beginner instruments that don’t break the bank! Click “read more” for the full list!

Hurdy-gurdies to avoid

There are several instruments that are NOT recommended due to poor engineering, missing features, or inconsistent build quality. Click “read more” to help you avoid burning your money on the wrong instrument!

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Hurdy-gurdy makers in the US and Canada

It is a nice thing to have your instrument’s luthier be local, be it for repairs, help, or saving shipping charges. Here we go over all the hurdy-gurdy makers in the US and Canada.

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ELZ Overview

The ELZ hurdy-gurdy was once considered a great maker in the American continents. Now they are not a recommendable purchase at all. This article will give background on the maker and show you the many problems.

Nerdy Gurdy Overview

Since its official launch in 2017, the Nerdy Gurdy has been a revolution in the community. A properly functioning, budget hurdy-gurdy that allows new players to get into the hobby for cheap. Come learn everything there is to know about this project.

Vrabel hurdy gurdy review

Vrabel Hurdy-Gurdy Review

Expert player and hurdy-gurdy community member, Jimi Hellinga (aka Elektrovolt) recently got his hands on a Vrabel hurdy-gurdy. Come find out what he thinks of the instrument.

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