The Tanbur is one of the oldest instruments in Turkish music and it is particularly difficult to master as it requires great accuracy, control and attention to sound quality together with a comprehensive knowledge of the Makam tradition. Traditionally tanbur players are particularly knowledgeable about makams, given that their instrument is widely considered as the ideal instrument on which to study this intricate and rich tradition.
The seminar will focus on the repertoire, the playing styles and the development of the tanbur.
Necessary level for the participation to the seminar:
• Medium knowledge level
• Basic knowledge of modal systems
• Knowledge of Music writing
• Instrument centered seminar (Turkish Tanbur)
Murat Aydemir is one of Turkey's finest tanbur players. He has successfully managed to integrate all of the knowledge and experience of the older generation of master tanbur players together with new techniques and ideas in a particularly harmonious and tasteful style.
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