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Unformatted text preview: style Church- 15 th cent. Art decoration – pre- Christian-shamanistic; black and white figure, animals of earth and water; shamanistic figure; 15 th cent. Peasantry Holding time when 1 st mentions of fiddler comes up as does Renn. Music Eastern Transylvania Double bass plays on one string like drum 2 nd violin (viola?) Percussive (kind of center melody) Cimbalom “coffee house” gypsy music Old style vs. New style Gypsy music Region usually claims 5-6 dances as their own- men’s dance, couple’s dance, etc....
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- Winter '09
- String instrument, double bass, string- gypsy style, violin Violin