skiffle
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1926 American jazz or folk music played entirely or in part on nonstandard instruments (as jugs, washboards, or Jew's harps); also a derivative form of music formerly popular in Great Britain featuring vocals with a simple instrumental accompaniment

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  • Skiffle — is a type of folk music with jazz, blues and country influences, usually using homemade or improvised instruments such as the washboard, tea chest bass, kazoo, cigar box fiddle, musical saw, comb and paper, and so forth, as well as more… …   Wikipedia

  • Skiffle — ist Musik, die auch auf unkonventionellen, improvisierten Instrumenten intoniert wird. Neben der Gitarre und dem Banjo findet man häufig Waschbrett und Waschwannen oder Teekistenbass, selbst Geräte wie Eimer, Tonne und Gießkanne finden Verwendung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Skiffle — Orígenes musicales Folk, Jazz, Blues Orígenes culturales A principios de 1900 , su base se encuentra principalmente en el jazz de los años 40 50. Instrumentos comunes Se utilizan instrumentos improvisados como …   Wikipedia Español

  • skiffle — SKIFL/ s. n. (muz.) stil prin îmbinarea elementelor de jaz tradiţional şi rock incipient cu maniera country. (< engl. skiffle) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • skiffle — ● skiffle nom masculin (mot américain) Genre musical apparu aux États Unis aux alentours de 1920, à base de guitare folk et d harmonica, sorte de version blanche du rhythm and blues …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • skiffle — style of U.K. pop music, 1957, from U.S. slang meaning type of jazz played on improvised instruments (1926), of unknown origin …   Etymology dictionary

  • skiffle — (izg. skìfl) m DEFINICIJA glazb. žanr nastao u V. Britaniji 1930 ih, mješavina jazza, country bluesa i boogie woogiea (uporaba arhaičnih glazbala kazoo, harmonika, akustična gitara i sl.); najveću popularnost dosegao 1950 ih ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • skiffle — ☆ skiffle [skif′əl ] n. 1. a former primitive style of jazz played by bands using some nonstandard or homemade instruments 2. a kind of up tempo popular music like this, played as by jug bands, esp. in the United Kingdom in the 1950s,… …   English World dictionary

  • Skiffle — Le skiffle est un genre de musique folklorique, d influence jazz, country et blues. Il a pour particularité d incorporer des instruments bricolés à partir d accessoires domestiques : planche à laver (washboard), basse à une corde faisant… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Skiffle — Skif|fle 〈[ skı̣fl] m. od. n.; s; unz.; Mus.〉 auf einfachen Instrumenten (z. B. Mundharmonika u. Waschbrett) gespielter, volkstüml. Jazz [engl.] * * * Skif|fle [ skɪfl̩ ], der, auch: das; s [engl. skiffle, H. u., viell. lautm.]: Vorform des Jazz …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Skiffle — La música skiffle es un tipo de música folk con influencias del jazz y del blues, normalmente se usan instrumentos caseros o improvisados, como pueden ser un kazoo, un peine y un folio, etc. El skiffle y las jug bands están estrechamente ligados …   Enciclopedia Universal

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