Social and Culture

  • July 8, 2016

The Chapei Dong Veng

The chapei dong veng (Khmer: ??????????) or chapey (?????) is a Cambodian two-stringed, long-necked guitar that is usually plucked. It has two double courses ofnylon strings.The top and bottom strings are typically tuned to G and C respectively, with the 12 frets having notes 1 D, 2 E, 3 F, 4 G, 5 A, 6 B, 7 C, 8 D, 9 E, 10 F, 11 G, 12 A.