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Thread #162666   Message #3939702
Posted By: Jim Carroll
26-Jul-18 - 05:19 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"I had assumed from Bert's introductions that it was a traditional song."
Edith Forke collected it from an old farmer in Canada - we have her field recording of it - that traditional enough for you Vic?
Did you have the same objection to singing Eric Bogle songs, I wonder!
It seems Bert has joined Ewan as a no-no
Jim