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O - flamenco glossary

compilation: © Flamenco.ru
translation: Ana Ruiz
updated: 01.06.2010

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OLE: A shout or exclamation that expresses enthusiasm during a flamenco performance. This shout can accompany applauses adding encouragement to the specific singer or interpreter. In another sense, the OLE was an Andalusian dance of the XVIII century originating from the gypsy dances.

ÓPERA FLAMENCA: Flamenco show of song, dance and guitar that developed throughout geographical Spain between 1920 to 1936; organized by professional industrialists, and celebrated as a rule in bull rings and grand theaters.

ORDEN: In reference to the guitar it is the string.

OREJA: Part of the peg upon which the fingers work to adjust the strings of the guitar.