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1

Oral Traditions

Music received, preserved and transmitted orally from one generation to another.

2

Folk

Music that originates in traditional popular culture

-typically of unknown authorship and is transmitted orally from generation to generation.

3

Popular

music appealing to the popular taste

- rock/ pop/ soul/ country/ reggae/ rap/ dance

4

Semi-Classical

Style between classical and popular music

5

Classical

serious or conventional music following long-established principles