How to Spin a Good Horo

Donna A. Buchanan, Stuart Folse

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter is a study of Bulgarian composition and improvisation, with: The Horo and Horo Categories; Horo Improvisation: Georgi Andreev's Guided Tour; Song-Based Hora; Instrumental Hora; and Application and Analysis: A Horo by Stoyan Velichkov.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAnalytical Studies in World Music
Subtitle of host publicationAnalytical Studies in World Music
PublisherOxford University Press
ISBN (Electronic)9780199864843
ISBN (Print)0195177894, 9780195177893
StatePublished - Jun 15 2006


  • Bulgaria
  • Composition
  • Horo
  • Improvisation
  • Melody
  • Mode

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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