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...
Tak Shindo - Wikipedia
Béla Babai
Béla Babai (Kaposvár, Hungary cir. 1914 - Nesconset, New York) October 1, 1997) was a Hungarian American musician and interpreter of romani music. Babai was born in Hungary and emigrated to the Unite...
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 ...
Gamelan
Gamelan is traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia, made up predominantly of percussive instruments. The most common instruments are metallophones played by mallets as well as a set o...
Gamelan - Wikipedia
Tempo Networks
Tempo Networks is a pan-Caribbean television channel broadcasting the music and culture of the Caribbean. Programming includes music videos, news, dramas, and documentaries addressing all aspects of ...
Hanka Paldum
Hanka Paldum (born 28 April 1956) is a Bosnian folk and sevdalinka singer and founder of the record label Sarajevo Disk. She is regarded as one of the best female sevdah performers of the 20th century...
Hanka Paldum - Wikipedia
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...
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
Semba
Semba is a traditional type of music from the Southern-African country of Angola. Semba comes from the singular Masemba, meaning "a touch of the bellies", a move that characterizes the Semba dance.
Ska jazz
Ska jazz is a music genre derived by fusing the melodic content of jazz with the rhythmic and harmonic content of early Jamaican Music introduced by the "Fathers of Ska" in the late 1950s. The ska-jaz...
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...
Piphat - Wikipedia
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...
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
Arabesque (Turkish music)
Arabesque or Arabesk (Turkish: Arabesk) is a term created by Turkish musicologists for an Arabic style of music created in Turkey. The genre was particularly popular in Turkey in the decades from ...