Yorkshire Folk

Some articles on yorkshire, folk:

Culture Of Yorkshire - Music - Folk Music
... Yorkshire has a rich heritage of folk music and folk dance including particularly Long Sword dance ... Folk songs were collected in the region from the nineteenth century, and it probably had more attention than other northern couinties, but its rich heritage of northern and industrial folk ... It was not until the second folk revival in the 1950s that Nigel and Mary Hudleston began to attempt to redress the balance, collecting a large number of Yorkshire songs between ...
Folk Music Of England - Regional Traditions - Yorkshire
... Yorkshire has a rich heritage of folk music and folk dance including the Long Sword dance ... Folk songs were collected there from the 19th century but, though it probably had more attention than other northern counties, its rich heritage of industrial folk song ... to redress the balance, collecting Yorkshire songs between 1958 and 1978 ...

Famous quotes containing the word folk:

    I think that Richard Nixon will go down in history as a true folk hero, who struck a vital blow to the whole diseased concept of the revered image and gave the American virtue of irreverence and skepticism back to the people.
    William Burroughs (b. 1914)