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Vesna svyashchennaya [Le Sacre du printemps]
20th century ballet

The Rite of Spring (French: Le Sacre du printemps; Russian: Весна священная, Vesna svyashchennaya, "sacred spring") is a ballet and orchestral concert work by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. It was written for the 1913 Paris season of Sergei Diaghilev's ...

... A video recording of 36 examples of folk dance and instrumental Norwegian folk music (Council for Folk Music and Folk Dance, 2002) is reviewed. ...
Der Freischütz
Romantic opera from 1821

Der Freischütz, Op. 77, J. 277, (usually translated as The Marksman or The Freeshooter) is a German opera with spoken dialogue in three acts by Carl Maria von Weber with a libretto by Friedrich Kind. It premiered on 18 June ...

... Focuses on three Nordic folk music festivals, namely the Forde International Folk Music Festival ... in Norway, the Kaustinen Folk Music in Finland, and the Falun Folk Music Festival in Sweden, which ... have each contributed to the growth of Nordic folk music. Discusses the festival traditions unique to ...
... A recording of Canadian folk music featuring folk singer Ian Robb is reviewed (Fallen Angle Music). ...
... Folk singer and accordionist Len Wallace performs Canadian folk music on the reviewed cassette (Clarion Music). ...
... A recording of Danish folk dance music by Lang Linken is reviewed (Go' Danish Folk Music). ...
... The second album of Finnish folk music from Hyperborea is reviewed (Lempilevyt & Folk Music Institute). ...
... in Finland. Finnish folk bands JPP, Varttina, and the booming Finnish folk music scene are ... discussed, and Hannu Saha, director of Finland's Folk Music Institute, talks about why the nation's folk music traditions are flourishing. ... The editor and executive director of the magazine discusses a visit to the Kaustinen Folk Festival ...
... Reviews four CDs of Danish folk music released in 2000 and 2001 by the Go Danish Folk Music record label. ...
British Folk-Music Settings
20th century folk song
... A discography of folk recordings released in 1998 is presented. ...
... Jones' snapshot of the 1960s-'70s Bristol folk music scene (Bristol Folk Publications) is reviewed. ...
... This recording of folk music heavily influenced by American folk traditions is reviewed. ...
... Folk singer James Raynard's debut album of English folk music is reviewed (Unearthed/One Little Indian). ...
... Three arrangements of Appalachian folk music from Krumich's folk opera, "Yonder Mountain," are reviewed. ...
... This recording of alt-country, folk, roots, Americana, old-time, and Irish folk music is reviewed. ...
... Irwin reviews a multi-artist remake of 1970s folk music (Folk Police). ...
... This recording of folk songs and instrumental folk music is reviewed. ...
... The University of Saskatchewan CJUS-FM University Radio folk music series "The Folk Singers" is reviewed. ...