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Ethnomusicology, World Music, and Folk Music Guide

This guide introduces

Tools for research in

Ethnomusicology
The study of music in different cultures, ethnomusicology explores the relationship between music and society.

Folk Music
Music of oral tradition or evoking the style of oral-tradition music, often associated with a specific nationality or political movement.

World Music
This loosely defined term can refer to any music outside the western-art
tradition.

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