Guitar- This instument is from
the lute family. The guitar is flat with a bigger, wider body. Along the
bottom there is a hollow sound hole. Along the neck of the guitar there
are six strings running up and down. They are held down with screws at
the top and bottom. There is also a sound board that can be called a belly.
Harmoncia- There is the glass
harmoncia that is invented
by Benjamin Franklin in the early 1760s. There is a shimmering bell like sound that is produced by it. It was popular in the late 1800s through the early 1900s. There is also the mouth organ. It was invented independently in England and Germany in the 1820s. The instrument is universally popular as a kids toy in the United States. It is often used in folk music and in country and western music.