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Folk-inspired Classical Music

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Take a trip around the world (and through music history) in this collection of 50 pieces that were inspired by folk songs, made use of folk melodies, or in the style of folk dances.

50 songs

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    No. 3 Miero vuotti uutta kuuta from Five Finnish Folk Songs - Edited VersionMichio Mamiya, Yo-Yo MaSilk Road Journeys - When Strangers Meet (Remastered)
    1:580:30
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    String Quintet in C Major G. 324, Op. 30, No.6, "La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid": String Quintet in C major G.324, Op.30 No.6, "La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid": V. "Los manolos". Modo di suono, e canto - VI. Allegro vivoLuigi Boccherini, Cuarteto Casals, Eckart RungeBoccherini: La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid
    2:190:30
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    Eight Memories in Watercolour, Op. 1: 4. Blue Nun - LiveTan Dun, Lang LangLang Lang - Live at Carnegie Hall
    1:070:30
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    Roumanian Folk Dances For Orchestra, Sz. 68 - Trans.For String Orchestra Arthur Willner: Romanian Folk DancesBéla Bartók, Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, Dennis Russell DaviesWitold Lutosławski, Béla Bartók: Musique Funèbre
    6:260:30
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    Rondo on Go to the Devil, H. 3John Field, Miceal O'RourkeField: Works for Piano
    4:300:30
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    Book of Songs, Book 2: Fine Knacks for Ladies (arr. S. Dagher)Sean Dagher, John Dowland, La NefDowland in Dublin
    2:160:30
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    Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6 in D-Flat Major, S.244/6Franz Liszt, Vincenzo MaltempoLiszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies
    7:030:30
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    Black Is The Colour Of My True Love's Hair - Arr. For Viola D'amore And Cello: Black BrittanyTraditional, Johnny Cunningham, Donogh Patrick Hennessy, Winifred Horan, Trevor Hutchinson, Sharon Shannon, Garth Knox, Agnès VestermanSaltarello
    4:000:30
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    Holberg Suite (for string orchestra), Op. 40; V RigaudonEdvard Grieg, Jan Bjøranger, 1B1Holberg Variations
    3:010:30
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    Drømte mig en drøm (Arr. For String Quartet)Traditional, Danish String QuartetLast Leaf
    3:450:30
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    Chopin: Polonaise No. 7 in A-Flat Major, Op. 61, "Polonaise-fantaisie"Frédéric Chopin, David FrayChopin: Piano Works
    12:440:30
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    Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves, for Flute, Harp and StringsRalph Vaughan Williams, Sinfonia Of London, Sir John BarbirolliEnglish String Music
    4:390:30
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    2:210:30
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    5:130:30
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    String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11: String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11: II. Andante cantabilePyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Heath QuartetTchaikovsky: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 3
    6:340:30
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    Pelimanni's Revenge (arr. R. Farris)Ralph Farris, Timo Alakotila, EthelLight
    3:210:30
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    3:500:30
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    4:420:30
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    13:290:30
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    Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 30 Quodlibet a 1 Clav. - LiveJohann Sebastian Bach, András SchiffBach: Goldberg Variations BWV 988
    1:200:30
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    2:550:30
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    Monteverdi / Arr Pluhar: Zefiro torna e di soavi accenti, SV 251Claudio Monteverdi, Christina Pluhar, Núria Rial, Philippe JarousskyMonteverdi: Teatro d'amore
    7:030:30
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    String Quartet No. 12 in F Major, Op. 96, B. 179 "American": II. LentoAntonín Dvořák, Pavel Haas QuartetDvořák: String Quartets Nos. 12 & 13
    7:180:30
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    From Jewish Life (arr. C. Palmer): III. Jewish SongChristopher Palmer, Ernest Bloch, Steven Isserlis, Tapiola Sinfonietta, Gábor Takács-NagyreVisions
    3:000:30
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    2:320:30
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    2:400:30
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    2:080:30
  29. 29.
    6:460:30
  30. 30.
    I Once Loved A Lass / JigTraditional, Garth Knox, Agnès VestermanD'Amore
    2:350:30

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