Mar 132021
 

English

NEMO-Online is delighted to announce the publication of Amine Beyhom’s new Dossier entitled: “Was the Early Arabian ʿūd ‘fretted’”. In this dossier, Amine Beyhom follows his thoughts about musicological Orientalism and dissects what he considers as a fabrication of orientalist musicology, the ‘fretting’ of the Arabian ʿūd at the dawn of Islam.

Amine Beyhom: Dossier: Was the Early Arabian ʿūd ‘fretted’?,” Near Eastern Musicology Online 5 9 |2020-11| p. 113–196.

Additional material:

  • Video no. 1 (YouTube publication) entitled Fretting of the ʿūd according to (al-) Kindī,‎ ‎ ‎and showing the stringing and positioning of the frets ‎as explained by (al-) Kindī, for both a “Harmonic” ‎and a Pythagorean tunings;
  • Video no. 2 (YouTube publication) entitled Fretting of the ʿūd according to Ibn a-ṭ-Ṭaḥḥān and showing the same procedure but with one set of strings described by (ibn a-ṭ-) Ṭaḥḥān.

Français

Nemo-Online a le plaisir d’annoncer la publication du dossier “Was the Early Arabian ʿūd ‘fretted’” dans lequel l’auteur poursuit sa réflexion au sujet de l’Orientalisme musicologique, et dissèque un des mythes majeurs de la musicologie orientaliste, le “frettage” duʿūd à l’aube de l’Islam.

Amine Beyhom: Dossier: Was the Early Arabian ʿūd ‘fretted’?,” Near Eastern Musicology Online 5 9 |2020-11| p. 113–196.

Matériau additionnel:

  • Vidéo no. 1 (publication YouTube) nommée Fretting of the ʿūd according to (al-) Kindī,‎ ‎et montrant le montage des cordes ainsi que le positionnement des frettes en suivant les indications de (al-) Kindī, pour un maillage “Harmonique” ou un maillage Pythagoricien;
  • Vidéo no. 2 (publication YouTube) nommée Fretting of the ʿūd according to Ibn a-ṭ-Ṭaḥḥān et montrant la même procédure mais avec le jeu de cordes décrit par (ibn a-ṭ-) Ṭaḥḥān.
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