This page relates in text and videos, the history of one of the most famous melodies in the world of music, and one of the most beautiful too. It also provides my username - Greensleeves Hubs.
The khene or khaen One Lao poem has stated that: "A PERSON LIVING UNDER A STILTED HOUSE, WHO EATS STICKY RICE AND PLAYS THE KHENE IS LIKELY TO BE LAO OR ASSOCIATED WITH THE LAO PEOPLE". One of the most unique instruments in the world is Laos' own...
On Chinese music, chinese musical instruments and the Chinese Orchestra.
There is something magical about Bob Dylan's music. One of my favorite songs is “Shelter from the Storm” from Dylan's 1975 Blood on the Tracks album. To me, the song seems to have a calming or comforting affect. I began to wonder what the song was about.
Simon & Garfunkel, perhaps the greatest folk duo there ever was, split for good in 1970, marking the start of a long running love-hate relationship between the two friends. What happened, and why?
Traditional folk music has produced some of the most enduring and influential songs ever written. This hub counts down 20 of my favorite cover versions of these great traditional folk songs.
The history of the mandolin is rich, dating at least as far back as the middle ages. Its sound is bright and warm. Learn more about this beautiful instrument by reading this hub.
A list of favorite Tagalog or Philippine folk songs in their Tagalog and English versions.
Read this, absolutely, prior to reading this article. If you cannot grant me this courtesy, you'll get your asinine comment deleted. http://tkeeley.hubpages.com/hub/Top-10-List-of-Irish-Bands-Soloists-and-Other-musicians ^ This is the hub that...
In this hub I shared the process I use to write songs. I am not published but I still know how to write kick ass songs. Give it read!