Western European

Western European

Our Western European category encompasses musical styles from the western parts of Germany and the Alpine region to the Atlantic Ocean. The piano, accordion, violin, cello, banjo, hurdy-gurdy, bagpipes, zither, and brass instruments are the primary instruments in this genre. Performers of traditional Western European music in our collection include Sonia Malkine (French), the Lorelei Singers and Dancers (German), Mabel Godwin (Danish), and William Syralia (Finnish).