Mudcat Café message #3918821 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: GUEST,Mick Pearce (MCP)
20-Apr-18 - 06:32 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Where is the house / Ou est la maison
Subject: RE: Origins: Where is the house / Ou est la maison
Even without the rhythm I think Shelley's minor melody is that of the Yiddish song. See (hear!) this example on youtube: Vu iz dus gesele?" (start at about 29 secs in)

Mick