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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOLK MUSIC

Do not be astonished if I say nothing about Spanish folk music.

We then realised what they could make of the Recockzy march and other folk music.

Her hobbies are reading science fiction novels, going to the opera and listening to folk music.

Gradually the form went out as a type of folk music, and now survives mainly in its historical interest.

The plaintive strains of old instruments Page 117 made the strange appeal of all folk music.

Hungarian folk music has been much distorted by the oriental element, as represented by the zingari or gypsies.

Before proceeding further, I wish to draw the line which separates savage from folk music very plainly.

The third principle is one which indicates the transition stage from primitive or barbaric music to folk music.

Folk music can be broadly classified as dance music, ballads and laments, and pastoral music.

The third head, Art, subdivides into (a) folk music with ballads and songs, (b) folk drama.