Publications

These books are useful to people at Folk Camps.

Join The Band

Compiled by Barbara Wood
Published by EFDSS
A collection of tunes suitable for beginners as a core repertoire. Frequently used in Folk Camps music workshops. Often used for some dances in evening ceilidhs.
ISBN: 0 85418 079 6

Price by bank transfer or cheque payment:£7.00 each book plus £3 p&p

This book is available from:
Derek Appleing. Phone 01242 692243
Contact Derek Appleing 55 Arle Road
CHELTENHAM GL51 8LA

Folk Tunes for Recorders

A collection of traditional folk music for recorders arranged by the late Geoffrey Ginn who, during the 1960s and 1970s, attended folk camps run by Folk Camps Society Ltd.  He wrote the arrangements for primary school-aged pupils.

This is available for free download on this website.

Folk Camps Publications

Folk Camps sells these folk-related books, written by members of Folk Camps.
You can buy them online via Paypal. Or by sending a cheque by post to the office: Folk Camps, Tor View, Lakenham Hill, Northam, Devon, EX39 1JH

In a Cottage in a Wood

Jean Blomfield
A collection of children’s singing games
ISBN: 0-9538659-1-6

Price by cheque payment:£5.95 each book plus £3 p&p

PayPal Price: £5.95 each book plus £3 p&p




A Companion To Join The Band

Compiler: Jill and Derek Hammond
A collection of tunes for Brass and Wind Instruments with B flat or E flat tuning
ISBN: 978-0-9538659-3-2

Price by cheque payment:£6.95 each book plus £3 p&p

PayPal Price: £6.95 each book plus £3 p&p




The following books have been written by members of Folk Camps, and can be obtained direct from the authors:

Teaching Children Country Dancing – when you’re no expert yourself

Author: Peter Hendy
Instruction Book and CD together
ISBN: 0-9538659-2-4

Price by cheque payment:£16 each book plus £2 p&p

This book is supplied directly by the author
Cheque payable to “Peter Hendy”.
Richmond, Back Lane, Bisley, GL6 7BG

The Callers Manual

Mic Spenceley
The intricacies of being a social dance caller
ISBN: 978-0-9538659-4-9

Price by cheque payment:£5 each book plus £3 p&p

This book is supplied directly by the author
Mic Spenceley
Contact michael@spenceley.net

Play in the Band

Edited by: Barry Moule
A core repertoire of Folk Dance Tunes
ISBN: 1-870635-19-1

Price by bank transfer or cheque payment:£9.95 each book plus £3 p&p

This book is available from:
Derek Appleing. Phone 01242 692243
Contact Derek Appleing 55 Arle Road
CHELTENHAM GL51 8LA

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