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Sharp, Cecil J. (Cecil James) 1859-1924

Overview
Works: 978 works in 2,477 publications in 2 languages and 15,339 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Music  Folk songs  Folk music  Songs  Art music  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Arrangements (Music) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Arranger, Collector, Adapter, Compiler, Complainant, Composer, Other, Instrumentalist, Performer
Classifications: M1740.S5, 784.4942
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English folk songs from the southern Appalachians by Cecil J Sharp( )

58 editions published between 1917 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folk songs gathered by Cecil Sharp and Olive Campbell, and edited by Maud Karpeles, from the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Volume one contains 72 ballads. Volume two contains 135 songs, 5 hymns, 27 nursery songs, 15 jigs, and 20 play-party games
One hundred English folksongs : for medium voice by Cecil J Sharp( )

18 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English folk song, some conclusions by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

79 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an appreciation of Cecil Sharp / Ralph Vaughan Williams
The idiom of the people; English traditional verse by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

41 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighty English folk songs from the Southern Appalachians by Cecil J Sharp( )

15 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dance; an historical survey of dancing in Europe by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

23 editions published between 1924 and 1972 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The country dance book by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

55 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs by Benjamin Britten( )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folksong arrangements by Benjamin Britten( )

in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enth.: Vol. 2: France
Cecil Sharp's collection of English folk songs by Cecil J Sharp( )

16 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crystal spring : English folk songs( )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sword dances of northern England, together with the horn dance of Abbots Bromley by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

46 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the history and actual music of the early sword dances of England, this volume discusses the rich origins of the art. Recorded throughout world history, sword dances are choreographed mock battles that generally end with a “killing” of one of the performers. Most sword dances include performers who dance solo around the weapons and mock battle dances in which performers simulate ongoing swordfights
The Morris book : with a description of dances as performed by the Morris men of England by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

40 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English folk songs by Cecil J Sharp( )

33 editions published between 1916 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk songs from Somerset by Cecil J Sharp( )

57 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country dance tunes by Cecil J Sharp( )

37 editions published between 1909 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English folk-songs for schools by S Baring-Gould( )

32 editions published between 1900 and 1922 in 3 languages and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A selection of collected folk-songs by Cecil J Sharp( )

36 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

36 engelske folkesange
English folk songs from the Southern Appalachians by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

52 editions published between 1917 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathered by famed songcatchers Olive Dame Campbell and Cecil J. Sharp, this 1917 book documents English folk songs that survived for centuries in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Campbell and Sharp recorded 122 songs and ballads and 323 tunes from the lips of mountain folk singers. In some cases, songs that were no longer sung in England were still popular among the folk singers of Appalachia. This book is an invaluable reference on the old-time music of the Southern Appalachians
Folk-songs, chanteys and singing games by Charles Hubert Farnsworth( )

3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
One hundred English folksongs : for medium voice
Alternative Names
Cecil Sharp Brits muzikant (1859-1924)

Cecil Sharp founding father of the folklore revival in England in the early 20th century

Sharp, Cecil.

Sharp, Cecil 1859-1924

Sharp, Cecil J.

Sharp, Cecil J. 1859-1924

Sharp, Cecil James.

Sharp, Cecil James 1859-1924

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Languages
English (654)

German (1)

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One hundred English folksongs : for medium voiceThe idiom of the people; English traditional verseComplete folksong arrangements : 61 songsThe Morris book : with a description of dances as performed by the Morris men of EnglandEnglish folk songs from the Southern Appalachians