Useful resources and recommended websites *

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+ All texts of 'The English And Scottish Popular Ballads' by Francis James Child (as part of The Internet Sacred Text Archive)

+ All texts of 'The English And Scottish Popular Ballads' by Francis James Child (site made by Peter Robins)

+ All texts of 'The English And Scottish Popular Ballads' by Francis James Child (different source - loads all in one large page)

+ The English and Scottish Popular Ballads - new paperback edition available from Loomis House Press (Vol. 5 has to be released yet)

+ The Traditional Ballad Index - An Annotated Bibliography of the Folk Songs of the English-Speaking World

+ VWML Online - The Vaughan Williams Memorial Library. This is the library and archive of the English Folk Dance and Song Society including The Roud Folk Song Index

+ Rod Stradling's A Discography of Recorded Traditional Music - An almost 'Complete Traditional Music Discography'

+ Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index - An Index to Recorded Resources

+ Reinhard Zierke's Mainly Norfolk: English Folk and Other Good Music - Terrific site with lots of info on singers and musicians

+ Quentin Kean's Folkcatalogue's Blog - Wonderful blog about Argo Records


More links to follow...