Universal Journal of Accounting and Finance Vol. 6(1), pp. 1 - 6
DOI: 10.13189/ujaf.2018.060101
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Handmade Musical Instruments Production in Turkey: An Historical Analysis on Cymbal Producing Businesses


Alper Erserim *, Barış Tektekin
Department of Business Administration, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University, Turkey

ABSTRACT

Depending on the geographical richness of Turkey, it can be seen that the music culture took place here highly immense. This richness make producing musical instruments with different types and schemes possible and by enabling production of these materials, high quality hand-made musical instrument production becomes highly feasible. The leading product in the world in this sector is considered as cymbal. This research, aims to grasp how a little local business becomes a big leading international business when it comes to producing cymbal. The main purpose of this commitment is to analyze historically how hand-made cymbal producers grow and endure their living. In this context, Istanbul Mehmet Cymbals and Bosphorus Cymbals businesses are contacted and obtained information are analyzed. Regional distribution information of hand-made musical instrument producers are also tried to be given in this perspective. It can be seen from the gathered information that to endure their living, producers in Turkey needs to take a lot of conditions into consideration, nevertheless, again can be seen that eligible products were brought to the future under the names of different brands.

KEYWORDS
Musical Instruments, Handmade, Cymbal

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(a). IEEE Format:
[1] Alper Erserim , Barış Tektekin , "Handmade Musical Instruments Production in Turkey: An Historical Analysis on Cymbal Producing Businesses," Universal Journal of Accounting and Finance, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 1 - 6, 2018. DOI: 10.13189/ujaf.2018.060101.

(b). APA Format:
Alper Erserim , Barış Tektekin (2018). Handmade Musical Instruments Production in Turkey: An Historical Analysis on Cymbal Producing Businesses. Universal Journal of Accounting and Finance, 6(1), 1 - 6. DOI: 10.13189/ujaf.2018.060101.