Hal Leonard Oud Method (Book/Online Audio)

Books and Digital Audio | Oud

Publisher: Hal Leonard
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor

One of the most important instruments of the Middle East, the Oud is a distinctive predecessor to the Lute family and uses a microtonal vocabulary. The fingerboard is fretless, and the deep bowl-backed body supports eleven strings.

This comprehensive tutorial provides all the theory and technique you need to get started with this fascinating instrument. Alongside learning how to hold the Oud and play its strings, you will also discover Armenian and Middle Eastern rhythms and scales, as well as techniques such as tremolo picking.

The lessons are supported with the accompanying backing tracks and demonstrations.

ISBN: 9780634077869
Skill Level: Beginner Explain this
Published on: 31 March 2006
No of pages: 40
Language: English
Catalogue No: HL00695836