Indian music is a diversified entity which is not easy to be practiced by any rookie. It is a large play of unconscious, conscious and super conscious with endless possible outcomes. Ragas are one such indivisible building block of the entity.
Scales when played in a correct musical manner often offer excitement and fun. Musical scales do have a diversified importance in the western music environment. They are conceptually basic but portray a paradise which is full of zest. Music has attained divinity because of its constant evolution; its mission to bridge every mind, body and soul to the ultimate energy.
The rise of country music basically originated in the southern part of USA as a derivative of folk tradition. And just like opera, it got the platform in Australia where it evolved as an independent musical genre. As the 20th century started, rural songs of folk nature were tuned in light manner and were performed with guitars or fiddles.
Classical music of Australia is generally based on its traditional culture. Such classical form follows a traditional form of either sonata or symphony orchestra. European influence is predominant in Australian civilization. One can say that the folk music which is of course the traditional form is the part of music based in European countries.
Entire 19th and most of 20th century witnessed the dawn of many indigenous musical forms. A drastic change was observed around the globe as far as folk music was concerned. Caribbean Islands witnessed one such influence. Calypso, an African form of music was in great demand among the slaves among the British and French Island colonies.