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Erkan Oğur

Turkish musician (born 1954)

Erkan Oğur

Turkish musician (born 1954)
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birthday
17th
April, 1954
Birth Place
Ankara, Turkey
Birth Sign
aries
Biography

Erkan O ur (pronounced [ae ‘kan o’u ]) (born April 17, 1954) is a Turkish musician. A pioneer of fretless guitars, he invented the first fretless classical guitar in 1976. A composer, he has influenced many musicians with his compositions combining the sounds of Turkish folk music and classical music with the ancient traditional music. He has played many concerts all over the world. He is regarded as a master of the kopuz and ba lama lutes.

instruments played
1/4
ba
bell
bendir
bouzouki
c
erhu
Fretless
Guitar
kemenche
kopuz
lama
mb
O
oud
saz
tambur
tubular
Turkish
ur
violin
yayl
Associated Acts

Telvin

Genres

Turkish folk

Labels

Feuer und Eis, Kalan

Years Active

1982 present

Name

Erkan Oğur

Nationality

Turkey

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