Ottoman music - Video
A classical Turkish piece composed by Sehzade (Prince) Korkut (1467 - 1513), son of Bayezid II and the elder brother of Selim I. He was a poet, instrumentali...
Cuban music history
The music of Cuba, including its instruments, performance and dance, comprises a large set of unique traditions influenced mostly by west African and European (especially Spanish) music. Due to the sy...
Ottoman music
Classical Turkish music (Turkish: Türk sanat müziği, "Turkish art music"; or Klasik Türk müziği, "Classical Turkish music") developed in Istanbul and other major Ottoman cities and towns through t...
Società Italiana di Musica Moderna
The Società Italiana di Musica Moderna (Italian: Italian Society for Modern Music), an organization founded in 1917 by Alfredo Casella, Gian Francesco Malipiero, and Gabriele D’Annunzio. The organiza...
Development of Carnatic music
Karnataka is a state of India with a long tradition of innovation in the fields of both Carnatic and Hindustani classical music.Basaveshwara, King of Kalyana, leader of the Bhakti movement and Prime M...
Cuban musical theatre
Cuban musical theatre has its own distinctive style and history. From the 18th century (at least) to modern times, popular theatrical performances included music and often dance as well. Many composer...
Patricio Ballagas
Patricio Balagas Palacio (Camagüey, 17 March 1879 – Havana, 15 February 1920) was an important innovator in trova music. His compositions were written in 4/4 time when most others were composing...
Lada (goddess)
Lada or Lado is the name of a Slavic deity of harmony, merriment, youth, love and beauty.Lada is one of the four gods mentioned circa 1405-1412 by Lucas from Great Kozmin, a professor of and rector a...
Hrvatski Band Aid
Moja domovina ("My Homeland") is a Croatian patriotic song originally recorded in 1991 as a charity single by a supergroup called "Croatian Band Aid" (Hrvatski Band Aid) featuring a number of prominen...
Frottola
The frottola (plural frottole) was the predominant type of Italian popular, secular song of the late fifteenth and early sixteenth century. It was the most important and widespread predecessor to the...
Serbian traditional music
Back through the centuries, the Serbian people have sung in all circumstances, especially while doing farm work. Songs were created from peoples' souls, traveling from throat to throat, heart to heart...
Music in ancient India
Music in ancient India, encompassing the modern-day Indian subcontinent of India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, can be reproduced from written works dating to the Indian classical period, such as the Nāty...
1970 radio ban
The Australian 1970 Radio Ban or 1970 Record Ban was a "pay for play" dispute in the local music industry that lasted from May till October. During this period, a simmering disagreement between commer...