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Posted By: GUEST,Jack Campin
12-Jul-18 - 11:59 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
What I had in mind is that the same might be true even when a tune IS prescribed. Reading a poem silently with a tune in mind is a different experience from reading it as pure text - and maybe an experience that conveys the meaning better.