Mudcat Café message #2923861 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #3449   Message #2923861
Posted By: GUEST,Tunesmith
09-Jun-10 - 09:21 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: The Highwayman (Alfred Noyes)
Subject: RE: ADD: The Highwayman (Noyes)
I heard Vera Aspey doing this song years ago and, although her source must have been Phil Ochs, I felt that she must have heard the song third hand and as a result the melody had been altered somewhat.