Oud 6 Course 11 String – Spruce Top, Lacewood Back w/padded bag

$1,790.00

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Description

Classic tear-drop shaped Oud with bowl bottom, the ever-popular arabic instrument. 7 wound nylon strings and 4 plain nylon strings are arranged over 6 courses of double strings (last string single but 12th peg gives option for double string there also). Spruce soundboard with 3 ornate sound-holes delivers clear and bright projection and tone.
Multiple tuning options are possible but the recommended tuning is to use the Arabic method and tune as (starting from thickest = 6th) string C, F, A, D, G, c . This oud has more than 3 octave range and includes a gig bag.
  • Spruce top
  • Body made of lacewood wood
  • lacewood neck
  • Walnut fretboard
  • Width of the upper nut approx. 4 cm
  • Scale approx. 61.5 cm
  • Lower width approx. 34.5 cm
  • Body length approx. 51.5 cm
  • Total length approx. 84 cm
  • Height incl. bridge approx. 22 cm
  • 11 Strings in 6 courses
  • The 6th course can be with double strings as there are 12 pegs
  • Incl. padded gig bag
  • Order of stringing on pegs is:         6  (Thickest C)
            • 5
            • 3
              • 4
            • 2
              • 1