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In the early 20th century, many composers drew their inspiration from folk music, often borrowing from Gypsy music to create theur vision o f an exotic, exuberant Orient. Things have now been turned around, as the Taraf have taken hold of works by Khachaturian, Bartok, de Falla, Albeniz, Ketelbey and more, and have re-gypsified them.

More reviews tagged #World

  • reviewed 07/2006

    The Village Lanterne

  • reviewed 01/2005

    Astor Piazzolla
    The Rough Guide to Astor Piazzolla

  • reviewed 11/2016

    Like Listen To
    East Of The Sun, and West Of The Moon

  • reviewed 09/2008

    Various Artists – Absolutely Irish
    Absoulutely Irish Soundrack

  • reviewed 10/2004

    Gotan Project
    Inspiracion-Espiracion Remix

  • reviewed 11/2017

    Looser Futurism

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