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Armenian Folk Songs

Every group of people has an event or group of events that shaped the collective memory of that group. What falls into that category for the Arminian people? Did it influence their cultural product? their music? their folk songs? To begin to understand the soul of the arminian culture you must understand that the collective memory of […]



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Armenian Folk Song

Matt Saccoach 12/7/16 Common Assignment – Armenian folk song The artifact that I chose to analyze for my common a was an Armenian folk song. This artifact presented many challenges for analysis. Firstly the song was in a different language, a language barrier is a huge barrier for entry especially for analysis. It was all […]



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Armenian Song

The music that I listen to is about as unique as anyone else, I have a wide arrange of genres that I like to listen to, as I assume most everyone does. The fact that this song is considered to be a “Folksong from the Armenian choir of Jordan” raises questions of the similarities and […]



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The Importance of Armenian Folk Music

My artifact analysis focused on an Armenian folk song performed by the Jordan Armenian Choir. Unfortunately, I can’t understand the song, but to me the tone of the song conveys feelings of suffering while also displaying Armenian tradition. Folk music is meant to convey a culture’s traditional roots to music and philosophy. What this made […]



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