Genre vs Chacarera - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between genre and chacarera

is that genre is while chacarera is (uncountable) a genre of argentinian and bolivian folk music, a dance form played by contemporary musicians as soloists or in small ensembles of voice, guitar, violin and bombo drum.

genre

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A kind; a stylistic category or sort, especially of literature or other artworks.
  • The still-life has been a popular genre in painting since the 17th century.
    The computer game Half-Life redefined the first-person shooter genre .

    Synonyms

    * kind * type * class * See also

    Derived terms

    * subgenre * literary genre * film genre * dramatic genre * theatrical genre

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    chacarera

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia chacarera)
  • (uncountable) A genre of Argentinian and Bolivian folk music, a dance form played by contemporary musicians as soloists or in small ensembles of voice, guitar, violin and bombo drum.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2007, date=February 17, author=Nate Chinen, title=A Wide World of Sound With an Argentine Beat, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=Along the way, he has built some fascinating bridges between jazz, pop, classical music and the chacareras and tangos of his native Argentina. }}
  • (countable) A dance accompanying this music.