Kelly oud/'ud maker.
article, in Arabic, appeared in Soujourn, May 1998, the magazine of
Sheraton Africa & Middle East Division.
I will add an English translation of the article as time and help
I have worked
as a maker of musical instruments since the 1970's making and designing
both European lutes and Arabic ouds as well as classical guitars.
player in the picture is Adel
download a few tracks of Adel playing on this oud which I made for him