Duduk Lessons

Duduk Making

To make a duduk, a skilled craftsman first selects the right wood. Apricot wood is the most common choice. The wood is then carefully cut and shaped into the body of the duduk. Next, the craftsman makes the reed. The reed is a small, thin piece of cane that is attached to the end of

Duduk Player Proper Posture

Maintaining the correct posture is essential for a duduk player. The player can choose between standing or sitting while performing. When seated, it’s important not to cross one leg over the other or sit in an overly spread-out position, as this can disrupt proper breathing. For those who prefer to stand, it’s advisable to adopt

Duduk Playing Techniques

Vibration Vibration in duduk playing is primarily achieved using the lips. There are various types of vibrations, ranging from fast to slow. It’s important to aim for the vibration to occur at the end of the sound, originating naturally from the sound’s conclusion. This approach ensures that the vibration feels authentic and not artificially produced.

Beginner’s Guide to Mastering the Duduk

Duduk Structure The duduk, also known as the apricot pick, is an Armenian musical instrument composed of two primary components. The first part consists of a cylindrical wooden pipe adorned with ten holes. Nine of these holes produce different pitch sounds, while the tenth hole is designated for tension control. The second part is known

Duduk’s Beyond Folk Harmonies

In the realm of music, creativity knows no bounds. The duduk, with its emotive tones, has long been an emblem of Armenian folk music. However, its versatility extends far beyond the realm of folk music. In surprising collaborations, the duduk effortlessly blends with various musical instruments, showcasing the power of cross-genre creativity. One such captivating

Duduk Lesson: Making Master Class At The GGA Dudukmaster Workshop

At the GGA Dudukmaster Workshop, we bring you an extraordinary experience – a captivating Duduk Master Class! Witness the transformation of apricot wood into a breathtaking musical instrument right before your eyes. Step by step, our skilled artisans reveal the art of crafting a Duduk, and you have the opportunity to ask any questions that

Duduk First Lessons

Join us to delve into the fascinating realm of conducting the first lessons for learning to play the duduk! In this blog, we will guide you through preparing the instrument, teaching correct placement, overcoming pronunciation difficulties, and introducing initial exercises. Let’s explore the world of duduk music together! How to conduct the first duduk lesson

The Art of Professional Duduk

Within the realm of musical instruments, certain exceptional creations possess the remarkable ability to transport listeners to ethereal realms, evoking profound emotions and contemplation. The duduk, an ancient Armenian woodwind instrument, holds an esteemed position among these captivating musical devices. In this blog post, we delve into the technical intricacies of professional duduks. The Art