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Posted By: Vic Smith
30-Sep-17 - 12:21 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
Steve Roud once said to me - and I think that he was only partly joking -
A traditional folk song is a song sung by a folk singer.
What a folk singer sings is traditional songs.