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What is the standard tuning for an 8-string Nyatiti? I've tried searching in Google but haven't found anything. I wonder if there are different tunings in different regions.

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On following site: (link), at the end are some standard tunings. Short answer I know, but it should be sufficient. :) If you're to lazy to go there and check for yourself, the basic one is: C, Bb, A, F, F, Eb, C, Bb (The 5th is an octave higher than the 4th; The 1st and the 7th are on the same pitch just like the 2nd and the 8th)

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