Sing and String
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Sing and String was a folk music fanzine published in Ontario, Canada.
The first issue of Sing and String was published by the auspices of the Centre for Adult Education of the North Toronto YMCA, by a committee of folk music enthusiasts who held classes on folk music at this location. The committee head, serving as editor, was Sid Dolgay, who released two issues; the subtitle for these issue was "Folk Singing in Canada", and the first issue as 12 pages, and the second 16 pages of this mimeographed publication.
The 3rd issue was a 28 page glossy magazine edited by Sydney Banks.
The 4th issue was subtitled "Canada's National Folksong Magazine" and was edited by Peter J. Holloway and John Stricek. It came out in February of 1964 and included a folk club directory and news from Vancouver, Ottawa and Newfoundland.
The 5th issue was released in Winter of 1962-63 and edited b John Stricek.
The 6th issue was released in Spring 1963 and edited by Bob Leslie and Prunella Clark, who also released issue 7, released in Winter 1964.
The 8th issue came out in Spring 1965, under the helm of Paul C. Duchesne.
Issue 9, the last issue, was released in Fall 1965 and edited by Joyce Trevelyan.