If you are looking for a Chinese guqin in Israel, you can try the following places:
1. Nigun Music
Nigun Music is an Israeli instrument store that offers various types of instrument services. They provide customized services to customers to meet their needs. Although their main focus is Jewish traditional and spiritual music, they also have guqin imported from China. You can visit their website or visit their physical store in Tel Aviv.
2. Redwood Chinese Crafts Shop
This is a Chinese handicraft shop located in Tel Aviv. They provide various traditional Chinese handicrafts, such as tea sets, calligraphy and painting. They said they will provide guqin services, so you can try contacting them. They provide shipping and physical store purchases.
3. Guqin Shop
This is a small shop located in Israel that showcases and sells ancient Chinese musical instruments such as guqin, guzheng, erhu, etc. Their sales point is located in a large shopping mall in Mount Ziv. You can visit their website or contact their sales personnel to learn about their specific services and purchasing methods.
Regardless of which purchasing route you choose, you need to pay attention to the following points:
Guqin is a special musical instrument that requires professional maintenance and upkeep. You need to understand how to properly store, maintain, and use guqin to ensure its lifespan and performance.
When purchasing a guqin, it is important to carefully check the quality and condition of the body and strings. Due to differences in the production process and materials of guqin, the price may also vary. You need to rationally consider your economic strength and needs to choose a suitable guqin.
Before purchasing a guqin, it is best to give it a try to understand its sound and feel. If possible, try playing to ensure it suits your playing and practice needs.
In short, purchasing a qualified guqin requires professional knowledge and experience. However, if you have a deep understanding and love for the guqin, I believe you will definitely find a suitable instrument for yourself.