Kaygusuz Abdal

Name VariantsCMOKaygusuz Abdal
TMKl-NefKaygusuz Abdal[ TMKl-Nef/IV.i, p. 166 ] [ TMKl-Nef/V.ii, p. 228 ]
MA2Gaybî[ MA2/II, p. 250 ]
Note The name refers only to the lyricist. However, as Ursula Reinhard and Tiago de Oliveira Pinto demonstrate, one may assume that the poets of the Bektaşi order were also the composers of their musical works. (Sänger und Poeten mit der Laute : Türkische Âşık und Ozan, Reinhard/Pinto 1989, p. 12)
Lived in the 15th century. (Müzik Ansiklopedisi, MA/III, p. 701)
Possibly the same person as Gaybî (TMKl-Nef/V.ii, TMKl-Nef/V.ii, p. 217)
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