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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 Music in Jordan’s Cultural Milieu

The artifact that I chose to analyze was a performance of an Armenian folk song, sung by the Armenian Choir of Jordan. With no understanding of the Armenian language, but some understanding of the way music is used as a universal language, I tried to observe the way the melody and harmony worked to give […]

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