Born in Amman 1983. He has started his journey with Oud at the age of 11 when he joined the preparatory section in the Jordan Academy for Music. Taught by many Jordanian and Arab Oud Masters. In 2007, Tareq finished his first BA in Chemical Engineering from Jordan university for Science and Technology. He was awarded a scholarship from the Greater Amman Municipality to complete his BA in music performance on Cello at the National Music Conservatory. In 2009, he was ranked the second in the International Oud competition held at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik/Lebanon. In 2013, he got a special prize from Mugam festival in Azerbaijan. In 2015, he got the 2nd prize from International Mugam Contest. Tareq conducted, composed and played with many bands.Moreover, he has many compositions and studies for the oud as well as compositions for the eastern ensemble (Takht), music for plays, children’s songs and music for TV shows. He released four Albums; Terhaal, Music from Amman, Melodies from my Childhood and Sowar. 2013, Tareq finished his MA in Music Education from University of Jordan. He represented Jordan and participated in many festivals in Jordan and aboard.
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Learn Oud 1
Number of videos: 38
The main and the most popular musical instrument in Arabic Music is the Oud. Learn Oud 1 is a condensed 25- lesson Oud fundamentals course for absolute beginners on given by a well known composer and teacher, Tareq Al Jundi using one of the recognized Oud curricula in Arabic Music Institutes . Learn Oud 1 uses popular Palestinian, Jordanian, Syrian, Egyptian and Iraqi folk music and popular Arabic songs (by Fairuz و The Rahbani Brothers and others) as applications to basics Of Oud performance taught throughout the course. In addition typical western songs like "Happy Birthday","Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" and "Jingle Bells" are explained on the Oud which will help you understand the Oud through simple melodies you already heard before. By the end of the course you are expected to know the proper way of holding the Oud and producing sound from it, how to read music notation including the oriental quarter tone, the basic Arabic Maqams/Scales and how to play popular Arabic songs using these Maqams/Scales on the Oud
Course Video Lessons - Learn Oud 1