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Thread #81116 Message #1487462
Posted By: Wolfgang
18-May-05 - 03:31 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Common European Folksong/tunes
Subject: RE: Origins: Common European Folksong/tunes
A recent example is Martin Carthy singing the old ballad Willie's Lady to a Breton tune. The same tune has been used for a quite successful pop song in Germany (sung by a Dutch group).