10/21 (Sun.) 17:00
From the Oud to Electronic Music – Two rascals messing with tradition
Speakers: Members of DuOud
A thousand-year-old ancestor of the plucked instrument family, the oud of today possesses a musical vocabulary that is a blend of the traditional and the modern. The French brothers who make up DuOud have incorporated different playing styles and new design into this long-necked instrument of ages past. Come hear how they use the oud to bring something new to jazz, heavy metal, and electronic music!