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Thread #162666   Message #3874973
Posted By: Jim Carroll
03-Sep-17 - 11:04 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"I believe the Song Carriers are available on CD"
If they still exist, nobody seems to know where the key is - that goes for some of the best programmes on folksong from the Golden Age of Radio
I went to the showing of an un-shown ilm made by Phillip Donnellon earlier this year and was horrified to learn what had happened to his work - even while he was living
" Bert's book is eminently readable "
I agree absolutely - of-its-time as it may be.
I look on such works as introductions to something that still interests and entertains me after half a century of involvement
Jim Carroll