Derek Schofield

Derek Schofield is a writer, researcher, occasional singer and, at Whitby Folk Week, an MC. He was the editor of English Dance & Song magazine (2005-2015) and is now the reviews editor of the Folk Music Journal. He has written three books, on the histories of the Sidmouth and Towersey festivals and All Step Up: The History of the Manley Morris Dancers. He is researching the history of the English folk dance revival.