Music in the TRNC has been affected by many civilizations passing through Cyprus. Some of them are the Ottoman and the Greek-Roman music culture. Cyprus music has a rich melody with the intersection of music of several civilizations. Cyprus authentic music which has modus operandi, decoration of melodic richness, unique accent and with the beauty, appeals to the heart as well as the structure of melody with sharp rhythms and poetic expressions.
National and international music festivals at different times have attracted much interest in our country. Visitors from overseas have also attended these festivals as well as the Turkish Cypriot people.