Fantasy Filk (A-K)
Updated December 9, 2001
Filk based on all sorts of fantasy works.
Baum, L. Frank
Before the Dawn
The famous and beautiful British songcycle, begun by Mike Whitaker's
song "Before the Dawn" and continued by...well...just about everybody!
- Zander's lyrics
Begging Your Pardon,
I Cannot Understand,
Red Sun Rising,
Rumour-Monger in Captivity.
by Rhodri James
- And this comment:
Please Don't Light My Fire by Zander Nyrond
- And another one:
After the Dawn by Minstrel (Chris Malme). Not an official part of the cycle.
Bordertown (a really good shared world anthology series,
edited by Terri Windling):
Bradley, Marion Zimmer
- Jhereg by Mike Richards and Erica Neely
Burroughs, Edgar Rice
Chambers, Robert W.
- short story from _Once Upon a Time_ anthology --
- The Tree of Swords and Jewels
de Lint, Charles:
Elgin, Suzette Haden
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Dog Wizard series --
Time of the Dark series --
Haggard, H. Rider:
Hodgell, P.C.(One of our most underrated and under-recognized
writers. Read her.):
Howard, Robert E.
- The Lazy Wizard
by Judith Hayman
- Tanya Huff is notoriously filk-friendly, having based books on filksongs
and been a guest at FilkOntario.
Ilisch, Maja (Thesilee)
Wheel of Time Filk
Reborn by Bjorn
Jak'o'Shadows by Erica, .au file only
Lingonberry Bones by Karl-Johan Noren
Mad Killer Gholam by Dennis Higbee
Manetheren Girls by Jain Farstrider
Modern RASFWRJian by Rebecca Slitt
Money for Jordan by Michael Thompson
Myrddraal Friend by Charles Shelton
The Myrddraal Recruiting Song by G.B. Christianson
Sympathy for Mordeth by Bill Garrett
Taraboner Girls by Selene
They Might Be Trollocs songbook by various contributors
- The Dark One's Dictionary, modeled on Ambrose
Bierce's humorous definitions in _The Devil's Dictionary_, includes filks under "Breaking of the World, The";
"Cairhien", "Fain, Padan", "Gentling", "Lanfear", "Lugard", "Matrim Cauthon", "Moiraine", "Saldaea",
"Ways, The", & "Wheel of Time".
Kay, Guy Gavriel: