English folk song an introductory bibliography based on the holdings of the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library of the English Folk Dance and Song Society by David Atkinson

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Published by English Folk Dance and Song Society in London .

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  • Vaughan Williams Memorial Library -- Catalogs.,
  • Folk songs, English -- Bibliography.

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Includes index.

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Statementby David Atkinson.
SeriesVaughan Williams Memorial Library leaflet -- no. 23
ContributionsEnglish Folk Dance and Song Society., Vaughan Williams Memorial Library.
LC ClassificationsML136.L8 V43 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17240397M
ISBN 100854181717

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Cecil James Sharp (22 November – 23 June ) was the founding father of the folk-song revival in England. He gathered thousands of tunes both from rural England and the Southern Appalachians region of the United States, and wrote an influential volume, English Folk Song: Some wrcch2016.com also revived the extinct tradition of English country dance, based on his study of surviving.

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The New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Farewell and adieu to you fair Spanish la /5. Apr 01,  · For Sharp, it was folk song or nothing, and he publicly criticised the inclusion of “composed” patriotic songs such as Tom Bowling and Hearts of Oak.

The committee refused to back him. iv Sharp’s response to this, and to other challenges as to the value of folk song, was to write English Folk-Song: Some Conclusions, which appeared in Nov 11,  · The problem, Steve Roud explains in this monumental history of the English folk song, is that the material harvested from the late-Victorian fields turned out not to be so very old after all.

Aug 15,  · The national song book: a complete collection of the folk-songs, carols, and rounds suggested by the Board of Education () by Stanford, Charles Villiers, Sir, Jan 01,  · The fact that a book of songs that folk actually sang is a near-revolutionary concept says a lot about previously published collections: popularity in its usual sense was never a qualifier for Francis James Child's English and Scottish Popular Ballads; Cecil Sharp applied powerful filters to his published material; A.

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Jun 25,  · The New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs: review Though the work done by these collectors provides almost our entire knowledge of this country’s folk-song history, Roud is frank about. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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