Jenny Richards's Blog – July 2015 Archive (1)

Types of Folk Music and How They Can Be a Great Tourist Attraction for Lovers of Culture and History

Folk music, also sometimes known as world music or traditional music, can have a lot of cultural significance apart from the usual entertainment that music brings. Whereas there is no consensus as to what folk music is or is not, most people agree that the term was coined in the mid-19th century to describe music ‘of the people’.

It is also quite widely agreed that it was music that was meant to entertain and pass information in an age where books, TV and radios were not…

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