The integration of folklore influences into classical western music is, contrary to general assumptions, a difficult task. The challenge is equal, if not more so, than writing an original composition - it must be a work of based on inspiration and deliberation.
The sincere inspiration that embodies folklore has deeply influenced classical western music. As for transformation, in music it consists of any operation or process that a composer, performer or analyst may apply to a musical variable. Examples of this process include multiplication, rotation, permutation and creative combinations. This transformation of folklore influences into classical music provides extensive ongoing hurdles and rewards