Blues Music in America

Blue music originated from the deep south of the United States at the end of the 19th century. It came from the Afro American communities mixing their work songs with spiritual ballads. ... Continue Reading →

Folk Music on the American Continent

American Folk music is the coming together of different brands of music from all over the world. As the continent was being colonized by people from different countries, different genres ... Continue Reading →

Scottish Folk Music

There can be no country in the world with a more recognizable genre of folk music than Scotland’s folk music. The sight of a pipe band, or even a loan piper, playing the bag pipes ... Continue Reading →
The Musicians with character

The Musicians with character

As radio, records and film made traditional singers more recognizable many welcomed the attraction of fame. Popular singers had always been lauded and many would have reputations that ... Continue Reading →

Irish Traditional Music

Irish traditional music is a form of folk music that has been playing in the county for centuries. The beauty of this music is that it is commonly found all over Ireland with it being ... Continue Reading →

British Music – Hall Music

British Music Halls have provided venues for the public to be entertained for a number of centuries. Music hall entertainment includes a mixture of comedy, specialty acts and variety ... Continue Reading →

The Welsh Choirs

The Welsh nation are famous for their singing. Along with the mining industry, agricultural produce and rugby singing is what people associate with the Welsh. Many famous singers have ... Continue Reading →

Cornish Folk Music

The county of Cornwall is situated on the South West corner of England. It is a peninsula being surrounded on three sides by water and it has the feeling of being very much cut off ... Continue Reading →

English Folk Music and its origins

Traditional English Folk is music based and has been around since the late medieval period. The music was delivered in genres, such as sea shanties, jigs, horn pipes and dancing. There ... Continue Reading →

What is Traditional Music?

Traditional music are songs and tunes that have been played over a long period of time. They include folk music, country dance music and even classical music. There are even claims ... Continue Reading →