en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_the_United_Kingdom

Throughout its history, the United Kingdom has been a major producer and source of musical ... Although the term Baroque is conventionally used for European music from ... in regional scenes, particularly in areas such as Northumbria and Cornwall. ... The popularity of traditional instruments such as fiddles has remained ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_national_instruments_(music)

This list contains musical instruments of symbolic or cultural importance within a nation, state, ... Others reflect regions or subcultures within a given nation, such as the ..... of Europe, in a journey through time and space, beginning in the British Isles at ... "Review of The Steelband Movement: The Forging of a National Art in ...

www.culturalpolicies.net/web/unitedkingdom.php

Apr 15, 2011 ... Historical perspective: cultural policies and instruments : : Cultural Policies in Europe: a Compendium of Basic Facts and ... first national body to support the arts, the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts (CEMA). .... In April 2002 the Arts Council of England and the Regional Arts Boards were ...

www.britannica.com/place/England/Cultural-life

England - Cultural life: England's contribution to both British and world culture is ... Chinese, and Italian cuisine, guitar-based rock blends with South Asian rap and ... The arts. Literature. In its literature, England arguably has attained its most ..... and troubadours traveling throughout Europe, musical forms of many regions  ...

www.britannica.com/art/musical-instrument

Oct 25, 2018 ... Musical instrument, any device for producing a musical sound. ... Thus, residents of Arctic regions use bone, skin, and stone to construct instruments; residents of ... of instruments that have been prominent in Western art music, it also ..... The British writer John Frederick Rowbotham argued that there was ...

ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/3217494/7551543/KS-04-15-737-EN-N.pdf/648072f3-63c4-47d8-905a-6fdc742b8605

Jan 1, 2015 ... Most data cover the European Union and its Member States, EFTA and candidate ... regional diversity and at the same time bringing ..... United K ingdom. Spain. France. Netherlands. Slo v enia. Greece. D ..... musical instruments. .... Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain (1985).

ich.unesco.org/en/performing-arts-00054

In the performing arts this includes musical instruments, masks, costumes ... Often , traditional art forms are turned into commodities in the name of entertainment ...

www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/renm/hd_renm.htm

By about 1500, European art music was dominated by Franco-Flemish composers, the most prominent of whom ... in France, Germany, England, and elsewhere.

caricom.org/about-caricom/who-we-are/our-culture

Our culture - our languages religions, festivals, art forms, values, customs, ... in North America and Europe, the Caribbean carnival has also become a major ... The steel pan is a musical instrument that is indigenous to Trinidad and Tobago. .... The first triangular tournament took place between British Guiana, Barbados and ...