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Posted By: Jim Carroll
29-Aug-18 - 03:59 AM
Thread Name: UK Folk Revival 2018
Subject: RE: UK Folk Revival 2018
"part of the folk process."
It can happen during the folk process - but what if no changes occur - is it still a folk song ?
There aren't too many different versions of Dark Eyed Sailor
What do you do if there is only one documented version on record?
Roud contains a number of ours that have never been found elsewhere
Maybe I have nit-picked Dave