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Posted By: michaelr
18-Jul-16 - 10:52 PM
Thread Name: 'All the dear Spinning Eileens' (Irish harpists)
Subject: RE: 'All the dear Spinning Eileens' (Irish harpists)
Good point, keb. Some people avoid listening to songs, or song lyrics in particular, because they're uncomfortable with emotional content and/or with being made to feel emotion. I suspect this is part of the reason why ballad singing remains such a niche.