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Bury Singing Day Pack - Caroline Price
Bury Singing Day Pack These folk songs were arranged by Caroline Price. The material was put together for a community singing day that Caroline ran at The Met, Bury in 2014. Over 50 singers came together to learn material that originated from the...
 
Awake! Awake! - Carolyn Robson
Awake! Awake! This carol was arranged by Carolyn Robson for an event held at The Stables, Wavendon, in 2013. This, and another carol were taken from The Full English digital archive and were both chosen because of their geographical proximity to...
   
As I Lay On A Sunny Bank - Carolyn Robson
As I Lay On A Sunny Bank This carol was arranged by Carolyn Robson for an event held at The Stables, Wavendon, in 2013. This, and another carol were taken from The Full English digital archive and were both chosen because of their geographical...
   
Two Christmas Carols - Carolyn Robson
Two Christmas Carols These two carols were arranged by Carolyn Robson for an event held at The Stables, Wavendon, in 2013. The carols were taken from The Full English digital archive and were both chosen because of their geographical proximity to...
   
Seeds of Love
Seeds of Love This song was selected as part of the BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project. At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional...
 
Laudnum Bunches
Laudnum Bunches This tune was selected as part of the BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project. At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional...
 
Country Gardens
Country Gardens This tune was selected as part of the BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project. At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional...
 
Bean Setting
Bean Setting This tune was selected as part of the BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project. At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional...
 
Barbara Ellen
Barbara Ellen This song was selected as part of the BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project. At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional...
 
Banks of Claudy
Banks of Claudy This song was selected as part of the BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project. At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional...
 
BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project
BBC Radio 2 Cecil Sharp Project At the 2014 Radio 2 Folk Awards, the first inductee in the new Hall of Fame was the folk collector Cecil Sharp . Sharp is a godfather of English traditional music, who helped to preserve much of the country's folk...
 
Working By Ear by Rob Harbron and Miranda Rutter
Working By Ear: Ideas and resources for learning and teaching music by ear by Rob Harbron and Miranda Rutter The material in this booklet is derived from Rob and Miranda's ongoing work as folk musicians and workshop leaders, and draws heavily...
     
Creating a New Song Cycle from Traditional Songs- Jo Freya
Creating a New Song Cycle from Traditional Songs - by Jo Freya This pack presents the materials used and developed as an inspiration and starting point for a creative music making and song writing project with Year 9, 12 and 13 students from...
 
Using Folk Music to Enhance Inclusive Learning
Using Folk Music to Enhance Inclusive Learning This pack details how Wren Music worked in Pathfield School, a special school for children aged 3 – 19 years with severe, profound and complex needs including autism. The pack describes the...
     
Wild and Wicked Youth
Wild and Wicked Youth Robert Hurr’s Wild and Wicked Youth is another example of the popular ‘goodnight ballads’. It mentions ‘Fielding’s Gang’, which was London’s first police force (also known as the Bow Street Runners). Set up in 1749 by...
   
What Will We Do if We Have Got No Money
What Will We Do if We Have Got No Money From the singing of Mary Delaney, still said to be alive today and living in London. Mary is an Irish Traveller, blind and a singer of terrific vigour. Her repertoire includes many old songs learnt from...
   
Up To the Rigs
Up To the Rigs This misogynistic tale of deceit and wanton theft was very popular amongst country singers but not often noted down by Victorian and Edwardian collectors (who probably deemed it far too vulgar). Luckily this version was...
   
Stanley and Dora
Stanley and Dora The skiffle boom of the late 1950s, pioneered by the late Lonnie Donegan, brought the fresh new sound of American Rhythm and Blues to the UK. Instantly London became full of clubs and music nights emulating the style and...
   
Press Gang
Press Gang The army has employed devious ways of recruiting men (and occasionally women) and the press gang phenomenon gripped the public imagination like a grown man’s Bogyman. Songs arose from these reckless gangs gleaning the city taverns...
   
Maybe It's Because I'm A Londoner
Maybe It's Because I'm A Londoner Gregg Hubert is the forgotten composer of this song. He wrote the classic in 1944 – after watching German doodlebugs flying over his home – and described it as ‘a love song to my city’. Like the best songs,...
   

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