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Posted By: GUEST,Jack Campin
28-Feb-18 - 06:18 AM
Thread Name: What is the best folk music instrument?
Subject: RE: What is the best folk music instrument?
There is a saying that a folk instrument has to be something you can grab and run with when the cops bust the joint. That is supposedly the origin of the Greek baglamas (drastically slimmed-down bouzouki used in rembetiko).