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Sam

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List of Oud makers around the world
« on: May 10, 2015, 08:34:58 AM »
Hey
I found this great list of oud makers around the world. Hope it can help you find the right oud/ maker for you :)
Oud makers:

Turkey:
Faruk Türünz: http://www.oudmaster.com
Ejder Gulec: http://www.ejdermusic.com
Yildrim Palabuyik: http://www.turkishouds.com
Sadettin Sandi: http://www.cankayamuzikevi.com
Cengiz Sarikus: http://www.veyselmuzik.com
Emir Degirmenli: http://www.emirudlari.com/
Mustafa Copcuoglu: http://www.mustafacopcuoglu.com/
Hüseyin Aktel: http://www.aktelud.com/
Ali Nişadır: http://www.udmaker.com

Lebanon:
Nazih Ghadban: http://www.oudnazihghadban.com
Fadi Matta: http://www.fadimatta.com/
Georges Bitar: http://oudgeorgesbitar.com/index_files/Index_En.htm

Israel and Palestine:
Nazareth:
Kamil Mowais: tel: ++ (972) 46574168 (Arabic only)
Hatem Joubran: tel: ++ (972) 46575585 (Arabic)
Baqah Al-Gharbiah:
Yousef Abu Alaa: ( 972) 503092303 (Arabic only)
for English help with the above oudmakers contact: alfarabymusic@gmail.com
Ramallah: Samer Totah: http://www.samertotah.com
Philip Shaheen, Tarhiha (Carbon Fiber ouds): philip4367@gmail.com

UK:
Michael Moussa: http://www.magicstrings.co.uk/
Mike Cameron: London. tel: 07581425731 (repairs and advice/installation of pick-ups)

Greece:
Dimitris Rapakousios: http://www.dimitrisouds.com
Jannis Alexandris: http://sites.google.com/site/alexandrisjannis/Home
Tasos Theodorakis: http://www.theodorakis.name/uk/frameset.html

Netherlands
Samir Abbassi: samir.abbassi@gmail.com

Germany
Matthias Wagner: http://www.lutes-strings.de/english/Aoud.php

France:
Romauld Provost, Paris: http://www.provost-guitare.com/contacts.html
Olivier Planchon: http://www.olivierplanchon.com/page-ouds
Wolfgang Früh (Paris): http://www.lepointdaccroche.com
Wissam Joubran: http://www.wissamjoubran.com/

Egypt:
Maurice Shehata: http://www.mauriceouds.com/
Arab Instruments: http://www.arabinstruments.com/

Syria:
Ibrahim Sukar: http://www.oudsukar.com
Samir Azar: (no contact details currently available)
Zaher Khalifah: (no contact details currently available)

Iraq:
Foad Jihad:
Fawzi Munshid: http://www.fawzimonshed.com/ tel: (964) 7801317316

Morroco:
Khalid Belhaiba: http://www.belhaibaoud.net/
Bouchta Diwani: tel: (212) 062-61-23-77

Tunisia
Abdalhamid Haddad: tel: (00216) 72 384 791
http://www.facebook.com/people/Abdelhamid-Hadded/100003288558588

Ridha Jendoubi:
http://fr-fr.facebook.com/people/Lutherie-Ridha-Jendoubi/1000003134...

Canada:
Sa'ad Al-Tayyar: saadaltayyar@hotmail.com
Samir Nassif: New instruments and repairs, Ottawa
samir_nassif@hotmail.com http://samirnassifoudluthiery.blogspot.com/

Montreal:
Ismail Fencioglu: http://www.canadianoudshop.com
Ibrahim Holoubi: Ibrahim frequently has Sukar ouds and other decent playable ouds in stock. : ibrahim_holoubi@yahoo.com or send a U2U to ExtreamTarab.
Claude Guibord: http://www.metierdart.com/luthiers/claude_guibord.htm
(oud and lute repair work)

USA:
Viken Najarian: http://www.oud.net
Jameel Khalaf Abraham: http://www.khalafoud.com/
John Vergara: http://www.johnvergaramusic.com/
Richard Hankey aka Dr Oud: http://www.droud.com/ (restoration, Nahat Specialist)
Najab Shaheen: http://www.oudman.com/ (also repair and restoration)
Haig Manoukian: musician, expert repairs and advice in NY. Tel: 212.777.4396



Hazeem Shiek

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Re: List of Oud makers around the world
« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2015, 08:57:02 AM »
This is seriously great list dude! I was looking for a Turkish Oud and you have just provided the list so thanks so much… I also want to know who do you think is the best Oud marker?  I usually hear a lot of good stuff about Turkish so is that true?