The Oud Ancient to Modern by Neil Haverstick
Neil Haverstick with Oud.
Featured in the November 2015 issue of Vintage Guitar Neil’s comprehensive article initially poses the question “What if George Harrison had taken up the Oud instead of the Sitar?
From there on Neil covers the history of the Oud, its tunings, theory of Makim, luthiers and artists currently using the Oud. This fine article is an ideal introduction to an instrument that has been in use for 6,000 years.
Full 6 page article as a .pdf
Microstick is Neil Haverstick’s webpage