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Romani music (often referred to as Gypsy or Gipsy music, which is considered a derogatory term) is the music of the Romani people, who have their origins in northern India, but today live mostly in Europe. [1]

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Andalusia (Andalucía) is an autonomous community in southern Spain.

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Arabic music

Arabic music or Arab music (Arabic: الموسيقى العربية – ALA-LC) is the music of the Arab people.

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Ashkali and Balkan Egyptians

The Ashkali (also Aškalije, Haškalije, Hashkali) and Balkan Egyptians (Jevgs, Egjiptjant or Gjupci) are Albanian-speaking ethnic cultural minorities (recognized communities) which mainly inhabit Kosovo.

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Belly dance

Belly dance, also referred to as Arabic dance (Raqs sharqi, literally: "oriental dancing"), is an Arabic expressive dance which originated in Egypt and that emphasizes complex movements of the torso.

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Bulgaria (България, tr.), officially the Republic of Bulgaria (Република България, tr.), is a country in southeastern Europe.

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Byzantine music

Byzantine music is the music of the Byzantine Empire.

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Chalga (often referred to as pop-folk, short for "popular folk") is a Bulgarian music genre.

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The cimbalom is a type of chordophone composed of a large, trapezoidal box with metal strings stretched across its top.

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A clap is the percussive sound made by striking together two flat surfaces, as in the body parts of humans or animals.

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The clarinet is a musical-instrument family belonging to the group known as the woodwind instruments.

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Dance is a performing art form consisting of purposefully selected sequences of human movement.

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Django Reinhardt

Jean Reinhardt (or; 23 January 1910 – 16 May 1953) stage name Django Reinhardt, was a Belgian-born Romani French jazz guitarist, musician and composer, regarded as one of the greatest musicians of the twentieth century.

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Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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The fasıl is a suite in Ottoman classical music.

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Flamenco, in its strictest sense, is a professionalized art-form based on the various folkloric music traditions of Southern Spain in the autonomous communities of Andalusia, Extremadura and Murcia.

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Folk music

Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.

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Gazel is a form of Turkish music that has almost died out.

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Goblet drum

The goblet drum (also chalice drum, tarabuka, tarabaki, darbuka, derbake, debuka, doumbek, dumbec, dumbeg, dumbelek, tablah, toumperleki or zerbaghali, دربوكة / ALA-LC: darbūkah) is a single head membranophone with a goblet shaped body used mostly in the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, and Eastern Europe.

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Gypsy jazz

Gypsy jazz (also known as gypsy swing or hot club jazz) is a style of jazz music generally accepted to have been started by the gypsy guitarist Jean "Django" Reinhardt in and around Paris in the 1930s.

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Gypsy punk

Gypsy punk is a hybrid musical genre that crosses traditional Romani music with punk rock.

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Gypsy style

The term gypsy style refers to the typical way East European music is played in coffeehouses and restaurants, at parties, and sometimes on-stage, in European cities.

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India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites Israelite origins and kingdom: "The first act in the long drama of Jewish history is the age of the Israelites""The people of the Kingdom of Israel and the ethnic and religious group known as the Jewish people that descended from them have been subjected to a number of forced migrations in their history" and Hebrews of the Ancient Near East.

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Jorge Chaminé

Jorge Chaminé (born 30 April 1956) is a Portuguese operatic baritone.

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The Romanian word Lăutar denotes a class of traditional musicians.

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Manele (from Romanian, fem. sg. manea; pl. manele, the plural form being more common) is a music style from Romania.

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A meyhane (from Persian: میخانه translit. meykhaneh) is a traditional restaurant or bar in Turkey, Azerbaijan, Iran and the Balkans.

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Music of Andalusia

The Music of Andalusia encompasses a range of traditional musical genres which originate in the territory of Andalusia in southern Spain.

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Music of France

The music of France reflects a diverse array of styles.

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Music of Germany

Germany claims some of the most renowned composers, singers, producers and performers of the world.

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Music of Greece

The music of Greece is as diverse and celebrated as its history.

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Music of India

The music of India includes multiple varieties of classical music, folk music, filmi, Indian rock and Indian pop.

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Music of Romania

Romania is a European country with a multicultural music environment which includes active ethnic music scenes.

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Music of Spain

The music of Spain has a long history.

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Music of the Netherlands

The Netherlands has multiple musical traditions.

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Music of Turkey

The music of Turkey includes mainly Turkic elements as well as partial influences ranging from Central Asian folk music, Arabic music, Greek music, Ottoman music, Persian music and Balkan music, as well as references to more modern European and American popular music.

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Mustafa Kandıralı

Mustafa Kandıralı (born 1930, Kandıra, Kocaeli, Turkey) is a Turkish clarinetist of gypsy and Turkish folk music.

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A nomad (νομάς, nomas, plural tribe) is a member of a community of people who live in different locations, moving from one place to another in search of grasslands for their animals.

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In music, an ostinato (derived from Italian: stubborn, compare English, from Latin: 'obstinate') is a motif or phrase that persistently repeats in the same musical voice, frequently at the same pitch.

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Persian traditional music

Persian traditional music or Iranian traditional music, also known as Persian classical music or Iranian classical music, refers to the classical music of Iran (also known as Persia).

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Qanun (instrument)

The kanun, ganoun or kanoon (qānūn;kanonaki; קָנוֹן, qanon; fa, qānūn; kanun; k’anon; qanun) is a string instrument played either solo, or more often as part of an ensemble, in much of the Middle East, Maghreb, West Africa, Central Asia, and southeastern regions of Europe.

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Roby Lakatos

Roby Lakatos (born 1965) is a violinist from Hungary who combines jazz, classical, and Hungarian Romani music.

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Romani anthem

"Gelem, Gelem" is a song composed by Žarko Jovanović, often used as the anthem of the Romani people.

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Romani language

Romani (also Romany; romani čhib) is any of several languages of the Romani people belonging to the Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European language family.

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Romani people

The Romani (also spelled Romany), or Roma, are a traditionally itinerant ethnic group, living mostly in Europe and the Americas and originating from the northern Indian subcontinent, from the Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and Sindh regions of modern-day India and Pakistan.

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Romani people in Bulgaria

Romani people (tsiɡɐni, роми) in Bulgaria constitute one of the country's largest ethnic minorities.

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Romani people in Spain

The Gypsies in Spain, generally known as gitanos, belong to the Iberian Kale group, with smaller populations in Portugal (known as ciganos) and in southern France.

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Romen Theatre

Romen Theatre (Московский музыкально-драматический театр «Ромэн») is the oldest and the most famous of Romani theatres in the world.

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Slavs are an Indo-European ethno-linguistic group who speak the various Slavic languages of the larger Balto-Slavic linguistic group.

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Sokolovsky gypsy choir

The Sokolovsky gypsy choir (Russian "Соколовский хор") was founded by Count Orlov-Chesmensky in the 1770s who called on Ivan Sokolov, leader of the gypsies among his serfs, to perform at his estate outside Moscow.

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Spoon (musical instrument)

Spoons can be played as a makeshift percussion instrument, or more specifically, an idiophone related to the castanets.

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Tallava or Talava is a music genre originating in Kosovo, also popular in Albania and in the Albanian-speaking communities in the Republic of Macedonia.

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A taverna (Greek: ταβέρνα) is a small Greek restaurant that serves Greek cuisine.

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Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey (Türkiye Cumhuriyeti), is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe.

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The underclass is the segment of the population that occupies the lowest possible position in a class hierarchy, below the core body of the working class.

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The violin, also known informally as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family.

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A virtuoso (from Italian virtuoso or, "virtuous", Late Latin virtuosus, Latin virtus, "virtue", "excellence", "skill", or "manliness") is an individual who possesses outstanding technical ability in a particular art or field such as fine arts, music, singing, playing a musical instrument, or composition.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romani_music

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