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|GUEST,Donal||Is this murdering a folk song? (73* d)||RE: Is this murdering a folk song?||12 Feb 12|
If not murder, at least 'song-slaughter' but once VERY common. Some of Gael-Linn's early recordings were made in the drawing-room style - a tinkling piano and a singer with very precise diction. The thinking seems to be, if I can sing opera, or whatever, I can sing these peasant ballads.