balalaika

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a stringed instrument that has a triangular body and three strings

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A big favourite is the Downtown club for cheesy dancefloor hits - this is not the place to come for a romantic tavern with gently-strummed balalaikas.
They've added colour to the gravelled bays, with balalaikas gently serenading the steady stream of perverts who have turned the car park into a prime "dogging" spot - where thrill-seekers gather for illicit encounters.
Roofraising choruses, foot-stomping beats and blitzing balalaikas make a fine introduction to a fast-growing phenomenon.
Somewhere in there, you will find bouzoukis, balalaikas, harpsicords, celestes, glockenspiels, marimbas and mandolins as well as the trademark flute.
Recent in Salzburg I found a Russian group playing Eine Kleine Nachtmusik on accordion and three balalaikas on the steps of Mozart's own cathedral and so fine was their musicianship that nobody could be offended least of all the composer himself.
I also own an almost unknown "copy" on Capitol, Russian Balalaikas (Capitol LP 12T10234), which came out at about the same time as the Mercury.