WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 790 works in 2,201 publications in 2 languages and 14,484 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Folk music  Songs  Art music  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Scores and parts  Musical settings  Folk songs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Arranger, Adapter, Collector, Complainant, Compiler, Other, Performer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PR1187, 784.4942
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Most widely held works about Cecil J Sharp
 
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Most widely held works by Cecil J Sharp
English folk song, some conclusions by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

98 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred English folksongs : for medium voice by Cecil J Sharp( )

14 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idiom of the people; English traditional verse by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The country dance book by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

153 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1924 and 1972 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Morris book : with a description of dances as performed by the Morris-men of England. Parts 1, 2 & 3 by Cecil J Sharp( Book )

104 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songs by Benjamin Britten( )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil Sharp's collection of English folk songs by Cecil J Sharp( )

16 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crystal spring : English folk songs( )

18 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country dance tunes by Cecil J Sharp( )

57 editions published between 1909 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

72 editions published between 1917 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

274 songs with 968 tunes
English folk-songs for schools by S Baring-Gould( )

33 editions published between 1900 and 1922 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Morris dance tunes by Cecil J Sharp( )

33 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-songs, chanteys and singing games by Charles Hubert Farnsworth( )

3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country gardens; piano solo [English Morris dance tune by Percy Grainger( )

38 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the West; folk songs of Devon & Cornwall collected from the mouths of the people by S Baring-Gould( )

20 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English folk songs by Cecil J Sharp( )

6 editions published in 1959 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil Sharp: his life and work by Maud Karpeles( Book )

5 editions published between 1933 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecil Sharp (1859-1924) dedicated his life to collecting folk songs and dances from the English countryside, and to reinstating them in the cultural life of the nation. As a result of his work, these songs are now familiar to people in all walks of life, and the dances have spread far beyond the village communities in which they were formerly practised. The author was for many years Cecil Sharp's assistant
Cecil Sharp and English folk dances by Winifred Shuldham-Shaw( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 3 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 J.

Sharp, Cecil J. 1859-1924

Sharp, Cecil James.

Sharp, Cecil James 1859-1924

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Languages
English (650)

German (2)

Covers
The idiom of the people; English traditional verseThe Morris book : with a description of dances as performed by the Morris-men of England. Parts 1, 2 & 3Complete folksong arrangements : 61 songsEighty English folk songs from the Southern Appalachians