Here you will find information pertaining to the concert zither, an instrument with Alpine origins commonly associated with the German-speaking lands of Europe. The concert zither has an incredibly rich history here in the US. By providing a venue to share its history and music, it's hoped that interest will be renewed and new players will be encouraged to take up this wonderful instrument.
To grow as a resource, Zither US is seeking your contributions. Did you have an ancestor that played the concert zither? Do you play, or have you attended a recent performance? If so, consider sharing your experiences and knowledge with the community. For more information on how to become a contributor, contact us.
For the enjoyment of the zither community, over 300 vintage zither arrangements and compositions have now been digitized and published. Visit the page of the Vintage Sheet Music Project to browse the current collection.