folk music

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Synonyms for folk music

the traditional and typically anonymous music that is an expression of the life of people in a community

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The second day ( February 7) saw performances by baul s and fakir s from the Bengal Bihar Sufi Folk group as well as Otava Yo, a folk group from Russia.
Michael Bolton Debuts on Funny Or Die alongside Feline Folk Group Cedar, Pine and Corn
Folk group Ee By Drum and Marske Brass Band will provide the music, while youngsters will be challenged by giant outdoor board games.
The free event, to be staged in Sofia's premier Bulgaria Hall, will feature world-famed Hungarian organist Laszlo Fassang and multi-instrumentalist Balazs Dongo Szokolay, as well as renowned Bulgarian traditional folk group Great Voices of Bulgaria.
30pm) The tourists take in the Hall of Crosses in Siauliai, Lithuania, one of the country's major sites for Catholic pilgrimage, before enjoying the music of a local folk group.
he Thai folk group, Ayutthaya Folklore, presented the traditional lore of Thailand in their interpretative style.
All are welcome to attend the events that include performances by world-renowned Italian opera singers, pianists and a Sardinian folk group, as well as two art exhibitions and screenings of widely-acclaimed Italian films.
And how about the Ian Campbell Folk Group, who contributed so much to the music scene?
THE infamous folk group Bogmen has lost one of its singer-musicians.
Thousands of Planxty fans across the country were glued to their TV sets last Sunday night for a double bill of the famed Irish folk group.
Over the past few years there have been a wealth of greatest-hits and re-release packages of music by both Dusty and the Springfields (the faux folk group in which she and her brother sang "Silver Threads and Golden Needles" way back in 1962).
And on Friday, December 11, from 6pm the University Folk Group, coached by Peter Coe, will perform vocal and instrumental music from a range of folk traditions.
The performance of Santes Melangell a'r Ysgyfarnog Fach' was led by the acclaimed folk singer Linda Griffiths, a former member of the popular folk group 'Plethyn' and who is originally from the Meifod area, and it featured several traditional children's folk songs.