Ancient Lithuanian Kanklės / Players and Masters / Masters

Stanislovas Rudis
(1880 - 1949)

Lived:Panevėžys reg., Krekenava a., Mučiūnai v.
Profesion:Joiner, builder.
Information:Taught by P. Puskunigis he was making 12 string kanklės of Suvalkiečiai, later with 16, 18 and 20 strings. Made about 2000 very fancy, encrusted instruments. He also was a good kanklės player, organizer and leader of kanklės ensembles.
Picture from:APV 1994:54.

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