Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of bouzouki.

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Examples

  • Hence, you have accordions, duduks, riqqs, bouzoukis, and harps all subtly (well, as subtle as an accordion can be) laying the backdrop for Storm's powerful voice to sail over.

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  • The shop has been there since 1958 exactly as it was last night — a room filled with strings, music books, instruments on every wall… McCabes fixes fiddles and strings, sells psaltries, bouzoukis from Wikipedia: mainstay instrument of Greek music, a round body like a lute with a long neck, setars, and ouds.

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  • Mr. Bras's custom-made instruments take eight to 10 weeks, and this is one of the few workshops where top-quality bouzoukis can be purchased off the shelf.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • These are good entry-level bouzoukis, starting at €600.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • The shops sell a limited number of bouzoukis made by the craftsmen in Zozef's original workshop in Pireaus.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • "I still use cow bone to attach the strings to the base, and the glue I use is made out of fish bones," he says, pointing to one of the 10 bouzoukis he plans to complete this month.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • He often works on a number of bouzoukis simultaneously, and it can take him anywhere from four to six months to complete one.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • Over a cup of Greek coffee, Mr. Karvounis told me he learned almost everything he knows about making bouzoukis from watching other master craftsman such as Zozef Teryivasian.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • Mr. Karvounis says he only takes custom orders and makes roughly 25 bouzoukis a year.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

  • My search would take me to tiny workshops where expert craftsmen still make the bouzoukis using traditional techniques and materials.

    Hunting for Bouzoukis

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