This seminar will focus on exercises of the oud playing technique, body position and fingering position as well as on analysis of the system of makam and the way it works on the oud. Melodies from Greece and East Mediterranean will be studied with the help of scores for those who wish to use them.
Necessary level for the participation:
• Basic knowledge level
• Basic knowledge of modal systems is useful
• Knowledge of Music writing
• Instrument centered seminar (Turkish oud)
Yorgos Mavromanolakis (Mavros), at an early age attended the Greek Conservatory of Heraklion and he subsequently began to study traditional instruments. He has studied many different kinds of traditional Greek music as well as Rembetiko and Greek modern music and in recent years he has focused on eastern musical traditions.
|Event End Date||26-08-2017|