Archaic Aerophones and Idiophones in Modern Russian Culture
- Russian folk music; aerophone; idiophone; horn; jew's harp; vargan; khomuz; homuz
Such archaic aerophones and idiophones as horns and vargan (jew's harp) play important role in both traditional and modern Russian culture. The scientific interest to this problem is characterized by the archaeomusicology, ethnomusicology, musical anthropology and sociology. The article is dedicated to research in a comparative way the aspects of the traditions with their different styles according to the geographical regions. Tver and Vadimir horns', Altai and Sibir vargans' playing is usually used in festivals, concerts, scientific studies and domestic musical practice. A special research area is the reconstruction of ancient instruments with new manufacturing technologies and materials.
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TY - CONF AU - Vladimir Lisovoi AU - Angelina Alpatova PY - 2019/08 DA - 2019/08 TI - Archaic Aerophones and Idiophones in Modern Russian Culture BT - Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Arts, Design and Contemporary Education (ICADCE 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 1 EP - 6 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://www.atlantis-press.com/article/125916041 ID - Lisovoi2019/08 ER -