TITLE

Cecil Sharp Project

AUTHOR(S)
Pearson, Neil
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
English Dance & Song;Spring2011, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a songwriting project organized by Shrewsbury Folk Festival and the English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) in March 2011. The project involves traditional and contemporary folk artists who were given seven days to create new songs with relevance to the life and work of folklore revival founder Cecil Sharp in Shropshire. A premiere performance of the new works will be held at Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury. The project design reportedly includes unpredictability.
ACCESSION #
59178106

 

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