Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).


  • Rreze Kryeziu


The capital of the Republic of Kosovo, located in the north-western region.

Prishtina today is a chaotic place, although one can still notice its beauty. It has a population of more than 200,000 inhabitants, with many new houses and buildings under construction and narrow roads that make life harder, but the liveliness of its residents and the tempo of daily life both upset and attract. The majority of Prishtina’s population consists of Albanians, but there are also Serbs, Roma, Turks, and Ashkali. Albanian is the principal language, but since the war of ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.