Acoustic, handmade oud with mid to low frequencies, the Sultan sound of the Middle East
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The Egyptian oud is an acoustic musical instrument with metal and nylon strings that is known as the King Instrument of Middle East. The low tension strings make it easy to play.This Oud is handmade by one of the only members of a famous family of oud makers that have passed down the secrets of the Oud for generations to him. This Oud maker has made instruments for master oud players that represent their countries internationally. It is used by those who love to play the style of Mohammad Abdul Wahab, Farid Al Atrash, and Egyptian Taqasm.
Measurement Specifications for Egyptian Oud
The size of the of Egyptian oud is meant to be played for the Egyptian School of Music. The Egyptian oud is a larger size than the Iraqi oud, for it is about 2cm longer for a total of 65 cm. The larger size of the oud creates a deeper sound that is focused on low to midrange frequencies. The Egyptpian oud is perfect for recording sessions and playing Taqasm.
A 20 cm neck
The Egyptian oud instrument has a neck length of 20cm. While the neck is longer than the Iraqi oud neck, it is easy to play because there is more space in between all of the notes.
A Fixed bridge Oud
The Egyptian oud instrument has a fixed bridge that is stable above the two hidden, wooden, bridges behind the face of the instrument called “Dawaqees.” The size of the hidden bridges make this Oud very special by holding the sounds with more resonance at a deeper level. The secret size specifications of the create a unique and next level sound.
Handmade Egypian Oud
- Longer Neck than Iraqi Ouds
- Fixed Bridge
- Made with Specific Measurements for Egyptian Oud playing style
- #1 quality of wood
- Undergoes 33 checkpoints of inspection
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