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Thread #12612 Message #1951129
Posted By: MartinRyan
29-Jan-07 - 08:35 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: The Boys of Barr na Sraide
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: The Boys of Barr na Sraide
Niamh Parsons, who recorded this with Arcady some years ago, tells me that, although the poem was only published in the 1950's, it had been written earlier and was already being sung.