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Definition of 'folk music'

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For me, rock music is the new folk music of the people. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This sixth solo album is entirely acoustic with a string quartet central to the sound and classical minimalism and folk music the key influences. Times, Sunday Times (2014)

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Translations for 'folk music'

British English: folk music /fəʊk ˈmjuːzɪk/ NOUN
Folk music is music which is traditional or typical of a particular community or nation.
  • American English: folk music
  • Arabic: مُوسِيقَى شَعْبِيَّة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: música folclórica
  • Chinese: 民间音乐
  • Croatian: folklorna glazba
  • Czech: lidová hudba
  • Danish: folkemusik
  • Dutch: volksmuziek
  • European Spanish: música folk
  • Finnish: kansanmusiikki
  • French: musique folklorique
  • German: Volksmusik
  • Greek: παραδοσιακή μουσική
  • Italian: musica popolare
  • Japanese: フォークミュージック
  • Korean: 민속 음악
  • Norwegian: folkemusikk
  • Polish: muzyka ludowa
  • European Portuguese: música folclórica
  • Romanian: muzică populară
  • Russian: народная музыка
  • Spanish: música folk
  • Swedish: folkmusik
  • Thai: ดนตรีลูกทุ่ง
  • Turkish: halk müziği
  • Ukrainian: фольклорна музика
  • Vietnamese: nhạc dân gian

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Definition of folk music from the Collins English Dictionary
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