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Lifestyle 05 Dec 2009 | 12:00 AM

Pick up a gambus

Did you know the gambus is thegranddaddy of today's guitars?

Lifestyle 05 Dec 2009 | 12:00 AM

Pick up a gambus

Did you know the gambus is thegranddaddy of today's guitars?

Community 06 Jan 2006 | 12:00 AM

Gambus tradition kept alive

Hassan Othman has been making the Arabian stringed lute or gambus in Senggarang, Batu Pahat, for the past 40 years. This musical instrument is sought after by ghazal groups in Malaysia and Singapore and collectors of ethnic musical instruments from all over the world.

Lifestyle 17 Apr 2008 | 12:00 AM

Mr Gambus and his lute

Farid Ali, or better known as Mr Gambus, is taking the Latin route with his Dewan Filharmonik Petronas shows next week.

Community 25 Jul 2011 | 12:00 AM

Gambus maker keeps tradition alive

HALIDAN Ithnin is a fine example of a young craftsman dedicated to preserving the art of making gambus, a traditional musical instrument.

Malaysia 23 Jan 2012 | 5:51 PM

Gambus

The gambus or Arabian oud is a stringed instrument with a body shaped like a pear (sliced lengthwise) and a neck bent just below the tuning pegs. It is played in a variety of styles in Malay folk mu...

Nation 28 Dec 2013 | 8:00 PM

Mr Gambus Farid Ali dies (Update)

KUALA LUMPUR: Internationally-acclaimed gambus player Farid Ali, 50, passed away Saturday after a long illness.