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Cem Duru÷z' arrangements of the music of Marin Marais have been published by Productions d'Oz. The three published collections have been recorded on his CD "Pieces de Viole". Purchasing information...

A minor suite:

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E minor suite:

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4 character pieces

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Arranging the music of Marais

This article describes the process that Cem Duru÷z followed for his arrangements of the music of Marin Marais which have been published by Productions d'Oz. The works have been recorded on his CD "Pieces de Viole". The Marais article (.pdf format) has appeared on Guitar Foundation of America's Soundboard Magazine

Synthesis of Guitar Sounds

This article presents the results of Cem Duru÷z' sound sysnthesis work at Stanford University. It describes various mechanisms which gives the classical guitar its distinct sound. It elaborates on the effect of nails and the sound they produce on the nylon strings. The Guitar Synthesis article (.pdf format) has appeared International Computer Music Society, ICMC Proceedings, after one of their conferences.