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English Folk Dance and Song Societylocked

  • Maud Karpeles
  •  and Alain Frogley


English organization, formed in 1932 by the amalgamation of the Folk-Song Society and the English Folk Dance Society.

The Folk-Song Society was founded in London in 1898 by a group of leading musicians in order to direct ‘the collection and preservation of Folk Songs, Ballads and Tunes and the publication of such of these as may be advisable’. Between ...

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