Turkish oud with classic tear-drop shape and bowl bottom. The Turkish oud is played in traditional Turkish and Mediterranean music and is known for producing a powerful, resonating sound. This model features a walnut and lacewood body and walnut neck with a beautiful satin finish.
Please note: The decorations can vary from those photographed.
Item overall: 33″ L x 7.75″ H x 13.75″ W
Body/Bowl: 19″ L x 7.75″ H x 13.75″ W
Body: walnut and lacewood; 23 staves
Neck: Lacewood with walnut finger-board
Soundboard: The sound board of the turkish oud is unfinished spruce and has 3 round sound holes with goatskin rosettes.
Strings: There are 11 strings; 6 courses – Nylon and wound strings.
Course 1-3 Nylon and course 4-6 wound strings.
Tuning: Suggested Turkish oud tunings (from low to high): E2,A3,B3,E3,A4,D4/E2,F#2,B3,E3,A4,D4
Tuning Pegs/Levers: 11 pegs made out of satinwood
Nut: Made from bone. Neck at Nut: 1.5″ W; Nut: 2.1250″ W
Neck at Body Joint: 2.1250″ W
Bridge: walnut mustashe with lacewood top Strings at Bridge: 3.1250″ W
Moreover, A tuning tool and extra string set are included. Gig bag sold separately.
We can manufacture these Oud in other various woods which customer chooses. Please contact and check with us for the woods available.