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The kora

One of the most famous instruments in West Africa is the kora – a 21 string bridge-harp traditionally played by poet/musicians known …


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A great metaphor

In May 1814, representatives came from near and far for the national congress to draft a constitution for Norwegian independence from Denmark. …


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A great metaphor

In May 1814, representatives came from near and far for the national congress to draft a constitution for Norwegian independence from Denmark. …


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A great metaphor

In May 1814, representatives came from near and far for the national congress to draft a constitution for Norwegian independence from Denmark. …


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A great metaphor

In May 1814, representatives came from near and far for the national congress to draft a constitution for Norwegian independence from Denmark. …


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Spike fiddles

The zeze is a spike fiddle from Tanzania – and a member of a fiddle family played all over Africa and Asia. …


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Spike fiddles

The zeze is a spike fiddle from Tanzania – and a member of a fiddle family played all over Africa and Asia. …


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Spike fiddles

The zeze is a spike fiddle from Tanzania – and a member of a fiddle family played all over Africa and Asia. …


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Spike fiddles

The zeze is a spike fiddle from Tanzania – and a member of a fiddle family played all over Africa and Asia. …


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The pols

‘Pols’ is one of the most prevalent dances in Central Norway. Like the mazurka, a pols is in 3/4 time, with a …


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The pols

‘Pols’ is one of the most prevalent dances in Central Norway. Like the mazurka, a pols is in 3/4 time, with a …


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The pols

‘Pols’ is one of the most prevalent dances in Central Norway. Like the mazurka, a pols is in 3/4 time, with a …


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The pols

‘Pols’ is one of the most prevalent dances in Central Norway. Like the mazurka, a pols is in 3/4 time, with a …


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Instruments that disappeared

What influences the ‘life cycle’ of musical instruments? This evening, I attended a concert of music for historical brass sextett entitled “instruments …


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Instruments that disappeared

What influences the ‘life cycle’ of musical instruments? This evening, I attended a concert of music for historical brass sextett entitled “instruments …


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Instruments that disappeared

What influences the ‘life cycle’ of musical instruments? This evening, I attended a concert of music for historical brass sextett entitled “instruments …


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Instruments that disappeared

What influences the ‘life cycle’ of musical instruments? This evening, I attended a concert of music for historical brass sextett entitled “instruments …


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Brass band fixations

The first episode of the Norwegian documentary series Korpsfiksert (Band fixated) was shown on NRK TV a few days ago, and is …


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Brass band fixations

The first episode of the Norwegian documentary series Korpsfiksert (Band fixated) was shown on NRK TV a few days ago, and is …


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Brass band fixations

The first episode of the Norwegian documentary series Korpsfiksert (Band fixated) was shown on NRK TV a few days ago, and is …


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