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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOLK SONGS

In Negro folk songs the music and expression are everything.

Most people knew the folk–songs and dances, but were ashamed to admire them.

At her knee he learned the folk–songs and folk–lore of Norway.

Philippe had a sweet voice and sang a number of Belgian folk songs.

I met him one day just as he was starting on one of his searches for folk songs.

A new source of poetry was Gogol discovered by Koltsov in the Slavic folk songs.

To introduce the subject have a paper on folk songs, which in every nation precede what are known as art songs.

Many of these folk songs have come down from very early times, either just as they were or woven into art songs.

Tschaikowsky and Dvorak have also written Slavic music, rather sad, suggestive of folk songs and full of power.

Then we had some music and Anneliese sang the Wacht am Rhein and a lot of folk songs; her voice is as sweet as herself.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FOLK SONGS

folk music

nountraditional songs and music
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