The Balkans


Countries/Ethnic groups:balkans-political.GIF


Cultural note: these are some Bulgarian Instruments. The ones you see at the down below are called Gaida, Kaval, Goblet drum, Gadulka, and of course singing. You can see some of that if you click on my video. They are all great instruments. if you want to learn more http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Bulgaria and go to Instruments so you can learn much more!!! Yeah !!!!!!!!




Music genres and characteristics:

Instruments:
Gaida
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, Kaval
Kaval.gif

Image_KizNey.jpg
Kaval
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Goblet drum


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Gadulka

Useful websites:

http://www.balkanmusic.com/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Bulgaria
Videos and sound clips: