Romani music - Romani Zor Concert - Autumn London 2008 - Roma Musicians with Roma Music
The young and charismatic Roma (Gypsy) performers of Romani Zor (meaning Roma Energy) from Presov/Slovakia are the voices of a new Roma generation, promoti...
Caribbean music
Caribbean music genres are diverse. They are each syntheses of African, European, Indian and Indigenous influences, largely created by descendants of African slaves (see Afro-Caribbean music), along w...
Exotica
Exotica is a musical genre, named after the 1957 Martin Denny album of the same title, popular during the 1950s to mid-1960s, typically with suburban Americans who came of age during World War II. The...
Exotica - Wikipedia
Romani music
Romani music (often referred to as Gypsy or Gipsy music, which is considered a derogatory term) is the music of the Romani people, who have their origins in Northern India, but today live mostly in Eu...
Romani music - Wikipedia
Sevdalinka
Sevdalinka ([seʋdǎliːŋka]) is a traditional genre of folk music from Bosnia and Herzegovina. Sevdalinka is part of the Bosniak culture, but is also popular across the ex-Yugoslavia region, especially ...
Zouk
Zouk (or Zouk béton) is a fast, rhythmic, carnival style of music originating from the Caribbean islands of Guadeloupe and Martinique, popularized by the French Antilles band Kassav' in the 1980s.Elem...
Tak Shindo
Takeshi "Tak" Shindo (November 11, 1922 – April 17, 2002) was a Japanese American musician, composer and arranger. He was one of the prominent artists in the exotica music genre during the late 1950s...
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Mizrahi music
Mizrahi music (Hebrew: מוזיקה מזרחית, Muziqa mizrahit, "Oriental music") refers to a music genre in Israel that combines elements from Europe, North Africa and the Arab world, and is mainly performed ...
Bob Thompson (musician)
Robert Lamar "Bob" Thompson (August 24, 1924 – May 21, 2013) was a composer, arranger, and orchestra leader from the 1950s through the 1980s. Active in Los Angeles, Thompson was a recording artist for...
Bob Thompson (musician) - Wikipedia
Gypsy style
The term gypsy style refers to the typical way East European music is played in coffeehouses and restaurants, at parties, and sometimes on-stage, in European cities. Music played in this style is know...
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Začarani krug
Začarani krug (English: The Magic Circle) is the sixteenth studio album by Bosnian pop-folk singer Lepa Brena. It was released in presale on 20 July 2011 and for regular sale on 20 August 2011 thr...
Caribbean Carnival
Caribbean Carnival is the term used for a number of events that take place in many of the Caribbean islands annually.The Caribbean's carnivals all have several common themes, many originating from Tri...
Caribbean Carnival - Wikipedia
Queens and Kings
Queens and Kings is the fifth album released by Romanian twelve-piece Roma brass band Fanfare Ciocărlia. The album was recorded and mixed 2007 at Headroom Studio, Berlin, Germany. Producers are Henry ...
Queens and Kings - Wikipedia
Talempong
A talempong a small kettle gong which gives its name to an ensemble of four or five talempong as well as other gongs and drums. The term can refer to the instrument, the ensemble, or the genre of musi...
Talempong - Wikipedia
Mekatelyu (band)
Mekatelyu is a Costa Rican band formed in December 1998 when Gabriel Dávila (Gabo), bassist of the band, began to search for a new style of music that would fuse reggae roots with different Caribbean ...
Piphat
Video: Piphat played at Wat Khung Taphao, Uttaradit Province Video 2 Sound sampleA piphat (Thai: ปี่พาทย์,  [pìːpʰâːt]) is a kind of ensemble in the classical music of Thailand, which fea...
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Agung
The agung is a set of two wide-rimmed, vertically suspended gongs used by the Maguindanao, Maranao, Sama-Bajau and Tausug people of the Philippines as a supportive instrument in kulintang ensembles. T...
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Umihana Čuvidina
Umihana Čuvidina (c. 1794 – c. 1870) was an Ottoman Bosniak poet and the earliest Bosnian female author whose work survives to this day. Čuvidina sang her poems and contributed greatly to ...
Umihana Čuvidina - Wikipedia
Gypsy jazz
Gypsy jazz (also known as gypsy swing or hot club jazz) is a style of jazz music often said to have been started by guitarist Jean "Django" Reinhardt in the 1930s. Because its origins are largely in F...
Mongoose Play
The Mongoose Play is a piece of folk theatre from Saint Kitts. The play is based around a battle against mongooses, who threatened the island's chickens, an important food source, after having been i...
Chaino
Leon "Chaino" Johnson (1927 – July 8, 1999), the self-styled "percussion genius of Africa," was an American bongo player. After touring for several years on the Chitlin' Circuit, he released se...
Chaino - Wikipedia
Exotica (Martin Denny album)
Exotica is the first album by Martin Denny, released in 1957. It contained Denny's most famous song, "Quiet Village", and spawned an entire genre bearing its name. It was recorded in Webley Edwards' s...
Exotica (Martin Denny album) - Wikipedia