Oud to Joy
The oud is undoubtedly the most popular musical instrument in Arabic Music, with cousins of the instrument appearing in different cultures across the world. In this course, participants will learn the fundamentals of oud, and basic theory and techniques. As the course progresses, participants will learn to play songs and etudes including Maqamat (musical scales).
This class is part of a new series of creative online courses to introduce audiences to the transformative power of the arts, in the comfort of their own homes organised by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi).
With live visual and performing arts courses for all ages, the Abu Dhabi Culture Online Classes programme provides a virtual platform for the workshops and classes normally offered at Abu Dhabi’s cultural and community arts centres.
** Event is open to all ages, including students of all ages and levels, from young children to adult beginners.