Jordan – Amman holds concert to introduce Oud and its various sounds
Location: Amman – Jordan
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The Royal Cultural Center in Amman held a concert for the Jordanian musician Alaa Shaheen, titled The Arabic Oud to introduce the different sounds of the Oud instrument.
The concert included eight different musical notes composed by the musician Shaheen.
Soundbite (Alaa Shaheen – Oud player):
“We introduce the sounds of the oud instrument. I wanted to introduce this through playing the oud instrument.”
Soundbite (Abdulkarim Qawasmi – Artist):
“This is the first time I listen to Alaa Shaheen. He is a music expert and a great intellectual. He plays Oud with great skill. He is a national treasure”
Soundbite (Muhammad Al-Qaisi – Artist):
“The event introduces the audience to the Al-Idrisi Factory, owned by the artist Shaheen. The first Jordanian Oud factory reached the Arab Gulf, the Maghreb, and the rest of the world. Oud has a high artistic value.”