DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2015.04.003
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Abstract: Within the syncretic world view of prehistoric people, there was an inseparable link between word, song, and dance. Hence it is not easy for the modern researcher to outline the border between these spheres. Using interdisciplinary methods, present paper touches the case of Armenian monodic music. Through analysis of song types (concerning labour, funeral, wedding, belief, worship, magic, mythology, epic, and dance), music representatives, music performance places, and musical instruments, an attempt is made t…

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