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The folk handbook : working with songs from the English tradition / [editor, John Morrish].

Morrish, John, 1957- (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library ML3551.F65 2007 37684001062911 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780879309015
  • ISBN: 0879309016
  • Physical Description: 288 p. : ill., music, ports. ; 29 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Backbeat Books, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
A collection of essays and annotated folk songs.
The acc. CD includes 14 authentic field recordings of unaccompanied folk songs.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographic references (p. 279-281), discography (p. 281-284) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The folk story : an introduction to folk by Vic Gammon -- Folk portraits / by John Morrish -- Folk and the English / by John Morrish -- English folk song in America / by Stephanie Smith -- The folk revivals / by Mark Brend -- Folk in Britain today / by Nigel Williamson -- Folk in America today / by David Sheppard -- The music of English folk song / by Rikky Rooksby -- Working with folk song / by Martin Carthy -- The folk songbook. How to use the songbook ; Songs of death ; Songs of drinking ; Songs of love ; Songs of murder ; Songs of sailors and the sea ; Songs of sex and seduction ; Songs of trickery and outwitting ; Songs of war and army life ; Songs of work and protest / selected by Malcolm Taylor ... [et al.].
Subject: Folk songs, English > United States > History and criticism
Folk songs, English > England > History and criticism
Folk songs, English

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