Folk music includes traditional folk music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th-century folk revival.Some types of folk music may be called world music.Traditional folk music has been defined in several
For biographies and information on specific folk music singers, visit our companion website titled Biographies of Folksingers.There you will find lots more websites for a select collection of performers, too many to fit onto
The term American folk music encompasses numerous music genres, variously known as traditional music, traditional folk music, contemporary folk music, or roots music.Many traditional songs have been sung within the same family or folk
Folk music, type of traditional and generally rural music that originally was passed down through families and other small social groups. Typically, folk music, like folk literature, lives in oral tradition; it is learned
The Folk Music Center offers professional lessons to students of all ages and levels: beginning, intermediate, or advanced. Our highly qualified instructors will provide you with the knowledge and guidance you are looking for.