Music Odyssey: Tarantella

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Music Odyssey: Tarantella
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Together with special guest Pierpaolo Sicuro from the Thessaloniki-based folk band Grikanta, volunteers Filip and Arianna explore the Italian music genre Tarantella in this episode of Music Odyssey. Enjoy!

Music Odyssey: Dreamy songs

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Music Odyssey: Dreamy songs
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Dreams are very important for most people. Have you ever wondered how the theme of dreams could be expressed through music? Then you have come to the right place! In this episode of Music Odyssey, Filip, Sacha and guest Manuela talk about dreamy songs, the expression of dreams in music, and their own dreams. Enjoy and dream on!

Music Odyssey: Healing Loneliness

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Music Odyssey: Healing Loneliness
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Most people, if not everyone, will feel lonely at some point in their life. Many people are scared to be alone. But being alone, and even loneliness in itself, do not necessarily have to be bad things. In this episode of Music Odyssey, Filip, Sacha and Dovilė explore loneliness and try to find some positive aspects. They also listen to songs that can be helpful, and perhaps even healing, when someone is feeling lonely.

Music Odyssey: Colors of Saxophone

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Music Odyssey: Colors of Saxophone
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In this episode of Music Odyssey our volunteers Filip, Sacha and Agnieszka focus on a specific instrument: the saxophone! They discuss how saxophone as a musical instrument can contribute to songs. They explore all the colors of saxophone: from raw, rough sounds, to soft, sensual and romantic sounds. Enjoy!

Music Odyssey: Breakup Songs

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Music Odyssey: Breakup Songs
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Has your heart ever been broken? Have you ever broken someone’s heart? Then this episode of Music Odyssey is for you! Most people go through break-ups and heartbreak at some point in their lives. To help you through these times of hardship, music can be a great help. In this episode, volunteers Filip, Dovile and Sacha listen to different breakup songs and talk about how music can help us deal with feelings after different kinds of breakups. Enjoy, and don’t be afraid to love!

Music Odyssey: Italo Disco

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Music Odyssey: Italo Disco
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Let’s go back in time a little! This episode is about Italo disco, a music genre from the 1970s and 1980s, that was mainly produced in Italy and successful in Europe during the 1980s.

Music Odyssey: Artificially Constructed Languages

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Music Odyssey: Artificially Constructed Languages
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Join volunteers Filip and Sacha and special guest Egor for a new episode of Music Odyssey! This episode focuses on artificially constructed languages (Conlang) and non-existing languages. We listen to songs in different constructed and non-existing languages and discuss our impressions, as well as some theoretical ideas. Enjoy!

Music Odyssey: Gender Bending Vibes

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Music Odyssey: Gender Bending Vibes
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Let’s talk about gender! This episode of Music Odyssey features songs that give off ‘gender bending vibes’. Volunteers Filip, Dovilė and Sacha discuss the songs, as well as some theory related to gender, sexuality and norms in society. If you want to find out more, listen to this interesting episode of Music Odyssey!

Music Odyssey: The Sound of Water

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Music Odyssey: The Sound of Water
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Water is fascinating for many people. It is ever-changing, can take various forms and can give people both positive and negative feelings. In this episode of Music Odyssey, Filip, Kuba and Sacha explore how the sound of water can be expressed through music.

Music Odyssey: Tenderness in Music

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Music Odyssey: Tenderness in Music
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How tender can music get? If you would like to find out, check out this podcast of Music Odyssey … 🙂 Find all episodes of Music Odyssey here! This episode of Music Odyssey was made by the following people:Host: Filip GrácCo-host: Liam JochemsPresenter: Berengere BarbierSound technician: Arno Dengel