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Question 1: The first folk revival influenced western ________.
Musical formMusical notationMusic theoryClassical music

Question 2:
Which of the following titles did Folk music have?
Benjamin Allen 1788-1789
Lily Allen "Who'd Have Known"
Barbara Allen

Question 3:
What format does Folk music follow?

Question 4: ________ is often included, though significant research showing that this has any close musical relationship is lacking.
Music of Castile, Madrid and LeonGalician gaitaMusic of SpainMusic of Galicia, Cantabria and Asturias

Question 5: The ________ recorded many albums.
Alexandrov Ensemble soloistsAlexandrov Ensemble choirAlexandrov EnsembleAlexandrov Ensemble discography

Question 6: Since the 1970s a genre of "contemporary folk" fueled by new singer-songwriters has continued with such artists as Chris Castle, Steve Goodman, and ________.
Common Sense (John Prine album)John PrineGreat Days: The John Prine AnthologyBruised Orange

Question 7: The term folk music originated in the 19th century as a term for musical ________.

Question 8: A literary interest in the popular ballad was not new: it dates back to Thomas Percy and ________.
Romantic poetryGeorge Gordon Byron, 6th Baron ByronWilliam WordsworthSamuel Taylor Coleridge

Question 9: Brittany's Folk revival began in the 1950s with the "bagadoù" and the "kan-ha-diskan" before growing to world fame through ________'s work since the mid-1960s.
Celtic rockBreton peopleAlan StivellCeltic music

Question 10: The Balkan folk music was influenced by the mingling of Balkan ethnic groups in the period of ________.
TurkeyTurkish peopleIstanbulOttoman Empire

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