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Thread #96348   Message #1884687
Posted By: Shaneo
13-Nov-06 - 10:46 AM
Thread Name: Why do our songs last so long ?
Subject: RE: Why do our songs last so long ?
The sentiments expressed in the lyrics of folk songs are thing we really care about ,Songs like ''Joe Hill'' or ''Farewell My Green Valleys'' for example. When I sing these songs I go to that place in the song, it's the 'caring' about the song that keeps it alive,