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Posted By: GUEST,Pseudonymous
26-Aug-18 - 07:45 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
Nice story, Vic

I'm looking back at Chapter 20 of Roud. It starts with a quotation from Sharp to the effect that singers might not comment on tunes, but this does not mean that they were not aware of them or did not appreciate them, albeit that this might be at a subconscious level.