Turkey

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Faruk, an atypical luthier

Carbon fiber, threaded rod, automata, frequency analysis software… We are not in a lab for research on the physics of materials but in an ouds lutherie workshop. We're at Faruk Turunz, great luthier of Istanbul, that we had the chance to meet by...

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Munchies, Nice meeting.

We began to despair of finding oud makers in Istanbul. We went to query different sellers of instruments but most claimed that the ouds were manufactured in Izmir, or seemed not to understand our approach. We walk in the bottom of the Fatih district, filled with small shops, …

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Cabri, It is finished…

Our arrival in Turkey coincided with the great feast of the sheep (Aïd el Kebir or Bayram in Turkish). Nine days of school holidays, four holidays, crowded bus (each returning family), markets well busy especially sheep and Baklava…. you might think a...

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Nothing beats a good baston

The Scrums Wizmo for, go to Ahlat, small town on the edge of Lake Van in the southeast of the Turkey. There, the baston continues from father to son. We are records and were able to meet Abdurahman Gokbulak, 75 years, well known for its Scrums (of...

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The Full life of Istanbul…

After enjoying the touring of Cappadocia, We continued our route to Istanbul, where we have been very sympathetically hosted by Ilker, friend of Guillemette's brother, that is a nice pub to Istanbul, the Barba. The week passed there has been well busy, between the many...

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