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MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG


MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG
MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG
MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG
MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG
MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG

MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG    MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG
MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC w/ GIG BAG. This long neck electronic saz brings this important folk instrument into the modern age. This item has 7 strings arranged in 3 courses, 2(2strings), 1(3strings). Wood coloring and decorations may vary Imported from Turkey. The saz is a long-necked subfamily of lute. It evolved in Persia and is still popular in Turkey. Depending on the size, it has 10-19 movable frets which include several quartertone positions. Also depending on size, it has 6 or 8 strings, with 3 courses being the most common configuration. A unique feature is that the middle course of strings is tuned to the lowest note. There are many tuning possibilities.

The most common being ADG. NOTE: the lowest note, D, is tuned on the middle course of strings, A on the lower course and G on the upper course. NOTE Please expect the finish on the Turkish Saz to show dimples in the light. A perfectly smooth, unblemished, finish is nearly impossible to obtain with the technology employed in the Old-World finish process. These are handmade instruments and such dimples are common and unavoidable.

Manufacturers recommend that you change the strings on your instrument as soon as you receive it. Item Weight: 2.5 lbs. Item Weight With Case: 3 lbs. 7 strings arranged in 3 courses. A customer RA number must be issued before we can except any return. The item "MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG" is in sale since Tuesday, March 20, 2018.

This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Other String Instruments". The seller is "andreasinc" and is located in Tarpon Springs, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.

  1. UPC: 844731046476
  2. Manufacturer Part Number: SAZLEP
  3. MPN: SAZLEP
  4. Manufacturer: Mid-East
  5. Brand: Mid-East


MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG    MID-EAST TURKISH LONG NECK SAZ, ELECTRIC with GIG BAG