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Popular Music among Turkish Roman

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume X : Genres: Middle East and North Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Encyclopedia Articles

...Popular music of Roman (the preferred name among groups in Turkey whom outsiders call ‘Gypsies’) and related groups in Turkey has been significantly impacted by the intertwining of musical practices, stylistic inflections and genre...

Arabesk

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume X : Genres: Middle East and North Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Encyclopedia Articles

...Arabesk emerged in Turkey in the late 1960s, associated by many with the growth of squatter towns in the large western Turkish cities. It enjoyed more or less unrivalled popularity in the late 1970s and 1980s. Many of its stylistic features...

Drawing a homeland on the staff: Music of Turkey in Berlin

Transglobal Sounds : Music, Youth and Migration

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Scholarly Books

...Introduction This article focuses on the music production and consumption of second- and third-generation migrants from Turkey in Berlin, Germany, and how their relationship with music has shaped and continues to contribute...

Istanbul

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VI : Locations: Africa and the Middle East

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: 9,631,700 (2004)Istanbul, the largest city in Turkey, contains about one sixth of the inhabitants of the entire country. The new republic established its own capital in Ankara, in central Anatolia, the geographic heartland...

Turkey

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VI : Locations: Africa and the Middle East

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 68,109,469 (2003)Turkey is located in western Asia, with an extensive Mediterranean and Black Sea coastline, and a small proportion of its landmass, Turkish Thrace, situated on the eastern tip of Europe. A large proportion...

Israel

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VI : Locations: Africa and the Middle East

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

...Population: 6,750,000 (2003)Israel is located on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea, in the Middle East. Under the name ‘Israel’ it has been known and recognized since ancient times as the ‘homeland’ of the Jewish people (whose...