Search for folk song collections

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... Folk singer and song collector Merrick Jarrett, who died in 2005, is eulogized. ...
... 1930s through 1970s recordings, books, folk song collections, articles, and more are listed. ...
"The Song Collector"
FRoots (2015) Vol. 37, No. 2-3, pp. 45-47
... An excerpt from Natasha Solomons' novel "The Song Collector" is presented. ...
... The folk song, "The Sheffield Apprentice," which appears in folk song collections in the U.S ...
... The reviewed folk song collection contains numerous titles and analyses. ...
... Pat Kingwell, who helped the English Folk Dance and Song Society secure a grant from the Heritage ... Full English program of digitization of folk songs collections. ...
Voices from Hampshire
English Dance & Song (2006) Vol. 68, No. 3, pp. 6-8
... The work of folk song collector George Gardiner is highlighted. Gardiner collected over 1400 songs ... is highlighted, as are his methods. The publications of his collections include transcriptions, typed words, correspondence, and field notebooks. ...
... their represented nations. Through folk song collections, they spread quickly and were used at ... Kuhn discusses the nationalization of folk songs in post-Enlightenment 19th century Europe. Folk ... national and professional meetings. These collections, Kuhn explains, were seen as national collections. ...
... Irish singer and folk song collector Frank Harte died June 27, 2005. His career is remembered. ...
... Folk song collector Helen Creighton died in 1989. Her career is discussed. ...
... British and Irish folk song collector Peter Kennedy, who died June 10, 2006, at the age of 83, is eulogized. ...
... widely sung song appears in song collections from North Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee and Kentucky. ...
Marius Barbeau
Canadian Folk Music Bulletin (1983) Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 17-19
... Nineteenth century folk song collector and anthropologist Marius Barbeau founded the Canadian Folk ... Music Society. His life, career, travels, and collections are profiled. ...
... Accordionist and folk song collector Peter Kennedy, who died June 10, 2006, at age 83, is profiled. ...
... Paul Duncan, the grandson of folk song collector James Bruce Duncan, died November 24, 2004. ...
... Gaelic folk song collector Margaret Fay Shaw died December 11, 2004, at age 101. ...
... The bibliography lists 1950s through 1980s references of folk song collections, journals, recordings, and more. ...
... English folk singer Henry Burstow, the source of the folk song "Travel the Country Road," is briefly profiled. ...
... The cassette "On Wings of Song, A New Yiddish Collection from the Book 'Mir Trogen a Gezang, A ... Collection of Art, Folk and Theatre Songs'" (The Workman's Circle, 1992) is reviewed. ...
... A compilation disc comprised of performances by folk singers captured by Scottish folk song collector Hamish Henderson is reviewed (Kyloe). ...