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Thomas Ravenscroft
Thomas Ravenscroft (c. 1588 – 1635) was an English musician, theorist and editor, notable as a composer of rounds and catches, and especially for compiling collections of British folk music. Little is known of Ravenscroft's ear...
Composer
... Discusses how folk musicians can advance their careers by attending national music events such as ... the annual Folk Alliance Conference. Provides an overview of the events at the conference and recommends that folk musicians join the Folk Alliance. ...
... A compilation recording featuring British folk musicians and bands is reviewed (Folk Against Fascism). ...
... A folk-blues recording by singer Penny Lang with other musicians and singers is reviewed (Fleming Artists' Management). ...
... Nevins reviews a CD of folk-rock music by Earle (Artemis Records). ...
Tour Schedules
Dirty Linen (2001) , pp. 95-109
... Lists tour schedules for musicians, bands, and festivals in folk, traditional, reggae, and other genres between October 1, and December 31, 2001. ...
... Folk and blues guitarist Loring Janes has died. His career is briefly discussed. ...
... Several recordings of folk and blues music are reviewed. ...
... "Adrift," a folk recording featuring Stephen Brady with various vocal accompanists and musicians, is reviewed (Blue Shamrock Music). ...
... This folk and rock fusion recording is reviewed. ...
... An album of Celtic-folk is reviewed (Compass Records). ...
... The recording "Hundred Dollar Valentine" by blues and folk vocalist and guitarist Chris Smither is reviewed (Signature Sounds). ...
... A compilation of blues and folk songs is reviewed (Borealis Records). ...
... An editorial discusses the next generation of folk singers and musicians. ...
... The career of jazz-folk guitarist Bert Jansch, who died in 2011, is highlighted. ...
... A compilation by Serbian singers and musicians is reviewed (B92). ...
The Face Of Folk
FRoots (2005) Vol. 27, No. 6, pp. 20-21, 23-25, 27
... English folk guitarist Kate Rusby is featured. ...
Gene Clark: "Gene Clark"
Goldmine (2002) Vol. 28, No. 22, pp. 76
... Egan reviews a reissued CD of folk-rock music by Clark (A&M/Universal). A photo is included. ...
People, Misc. [Dave Van Ronk]
FRoots (2002) Vol. 23, No. 10, pp. 12
... Remembers blues/folk/jazz musician Van Ronk, who died February 10, 2002, from colon cancer at age 65. Includes a photo. ...
... Folk musician Dorothée Hogan has died. ...