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Makjetta

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Makjetta (plural makjetti) is a style of Maltese humorous song. A makjetta may be sung as a solo or as a duet. The makjista, that is, the one who sings makjetta, may come either from the environment of Maltese folk singing (għana) or from...

Għana

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Encyclopedia Articles

...Għana (pronounced ‘aana,’ the għ is soundless in Maltese when falling at the beginning or the middle of a word) is the general term for Malta’s folk singing. Although there are different substyles of għana the most popular...