Turkey Influence On American Culture

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The one that I choose in historical events and the changes that they may have triggered in the culture’s music which is Music of Turkey. Turkey Music diverse elements ranging from Central Asian Folk Music to influences that takes from Arabic music, Byzantine music, Greek Music, Ottoman Music, Persian Music, Armenian music, and Balkan Music, The pure of Traditional Music in Turkey have spans to across centuries to a time when Seljuk Turks colorized Anatolia an Persia in the 11th century and contains many of elements in both Turkic and pre-Turkic influences. Many modern popular music are trace Turkey Music roots in the early 1930s drive for Westernization. Turkey also have their own documented folk music and they produced in the ethnic styles…show more content…
In the era of Turkish music, The Janissary bands was considered to be the one of the best military marching band in the world. It was a instrumentalist band that mentioned in the Orhun Inscriptions, which are to be the oldest written sources of Turkish history, from 8th century. They will not mentions as bands until the 13th century. And the rest of Europe borrowed the military marching bands from Turkey from 16th century onwards. Turkish influence on Western Classical Music. Relations between Turkey and the rest of Europe can be traced back. The first type of musical Orientalism was Turkish Style. European musician and compoer classical in the era of 18th century was fascinated by Turkish Music. Western influence oon Turkish Classical music. When European military bands introduced in 18th century, there were reciprocal influence emerged in 19th century form of the European of the ottoman army band. In 1827, Giuseppe Donizetti was the elder brother that renowed in Italian Opera composer Gaetano Donizetti, was invited to become one of the Master of Music to Sultan Mahmud
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