Working with Songs from the English Tradition
HB + AudioCD 288pp Illustrated 270x205mm
9780879309015   Product Code: 88186
Created in conjunction with the English Folk Dance and Song Society, this sturdy handbook charts the history and meaning of traditional English balladry, and profiles key figures in its revival. Words and music for almost 90 songs are provided, while folk legend Martin Carthy offers guidance on performance. Complete with discography, bibliography, a guide to web resources and a 14-track CD of authentic field recordings, it is a valuable resource for anyone interested in exploring the world of folk.