The Appalachian (mountain) dulcimer is an instrument native to the eastern region of the United States surrounding the Appalachian Mountains. The instrument has a history of more than 200 years and is most commonly heard in bluegrass and old time music, also known as mountain music. The dobro, a resonator guitar and type of acoustic guitar with steel resonating discs inside the body, is also frequently used in blues and bluegrass music.
The Burning Prata Brothers consists of self-taught Appalachian (mountain) dulcimer player Ng Sheng Kai Ivan and blues harmonica player Kelvin Ng. They are joined by Greg Tucker-Kellogg on the dobro.