Thursday, 4 June 2020

Compilation - Singabout,1956-1967

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Blogs with significant content from Singabout -the Journal of Australian Folksong 1956-1967.


Singabout - Journal of Australian Folksong, Volume 1, 1956

Singabout - Journal of Australian Folksong, Volume 2, 1957/58

Singabout - Journal of Australian Folksong, Volume 3

Singabout - Journal of Australian Folksong, Volume 4

Singabout - Journal of Australian Folksong, Volume 5

Singabout - Journal of Australian Folksong, Volume 6

From the Archives - Draft pages from Singabout 6(3) which was never published.

Extracts from Singabout - John Arcott, the mysterious Melbourne composer who set to music the works of a number of Australian worker-poets



Extracts from Singabout - the early songwriters - Dorothy Hewett (1923-2002) & Merv Lilley (1919-2016)


Extracts from Singabout - the early songwriters - John Meredith (1920-2001)


Extracts from Singabout - the early songwriters - Stan Wakefield (1906 - 1962)

Extracts from Singabout - the early songwriters - John Dengate (1938-2013) 

Extracts from Singabout - the early songwriters - Duke Tritton (1886-1965)


Extracts from Singabout - The artists, 1956-1967


Extracts from Singabout - Recitations - a selection


Extracts from Singabout - Labor Party & Union records (records? - those round black disks)



From the Archives - Singabout Nights in the 50s, 60s & 70s

Extracts from Singabout - Folk Song weekend, WEA, June 1962

From the Archives - The Art of collecting Folk Songs by John Meredith, Singabout 5(1), 1963
Extracts from Singabout - Recitations - Let's Be Australians



Paper presented by Sandra Nixon at National Folklore Conference - The Early Days of the Bush Music Club as illustrated by Singabout - the Journal of Australian Folksong, 1956 to 1967




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