The traditional mountain dulcimer, with its strings stretched the length of an oblong wood box, provides a distinctive profile that has endured for generations.
Dulcimer enthusiast Peter Alway of Ann Arbor, Mich., cast aside tradition to build the instrument out of Legos.
Music from by Peter Alway
Listen: 'May Damsels Dance'
And it works, as he demonstrates for Sheilah Kast.