The Westin Richmond
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... described some instruments, which are similar to those used in folk music in Greece. The only real difference from what I can tell is that the sacred music is obviously played in religious circumstances, while folk music obviously would not necessarily be played in a religious setting.
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· As opposed to the urban elite environment in which Turkish classical music emerged and developed, folk music shows the local characteristics of the rural population. As a different social product, it takes as its subjects all the natural and social ...
Greece was amazing! It was the most intriguing country with the most beautiful landscapes ever. I have never seen mountains so big and beautiful in my life before. I felt like I was in paradise as we drove past multiple magnificent views. I definitely witnessed God's best creation. The people in Greece we super sweet! Everyone we met seemed to be so happy that we were visiting their country, which made us feel so loved. The pace of the citizens were a ...
This morning at 3:45 we all woke up to head to the airport to fly back to the great United States. In the two weeks spent in these countries all of us grew so much and we all grew closer to one another. Turkey and Greece will always have a special place in my heart for they were the first countries I have visited outside of the US. I know that one day I will return to these special ...
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