The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #20699   Message #217082
Posted By: GUEST,Okiemockbird
24-Apr-00 - 01:10 PM
Thread Name: The Pagan Alternative. What's the music?
Subject: RE: The Pagan Alternative. What's the music?
Carmichael's data have to be used carefully. I think there are reasons to believe that some of the lyrics he "recorded" are composites, compiled and edited by himself, of several versions that he collected, rather than raw versions transcribed directly from the islanders.

T.