8 terms

National 5 Music, Scottish

National 5 Music, JYC
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pibroch
The classical form of the highland bagpipe in theme and variation form.
Celtic rock
A style that mixes Celtic folk music and rock.
bothy ballad
An unaccompanied folk song, usually with many verses, from north-east Scotland.
waulking song
Gaelic work song sung when beating tweed.
Gaelic psalm
Slow, unaccompanied Gaelic church tunes.
grace note
A type of ornament played as a quick, crushed note before the main note of a melody.
clarsach
A small Scottish harp.
bodhran
A Celtic wooden drum held in one hand and played with a wooden beater.