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Thread #107605   Message #2236721
Posted By: Ernest
15-Jan-08 - 02:22 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Dingle Regatta: Why 'Hey ho' etc?
Subject: RE: Folklore: Dingle Regatta: Why 'Hey ho' etc?
Maybe that peace of lilting originated to help people learn the tune and was just integrated in the performance for fun?

I sometimes hear "Ding-Dong Ding-Dong" added to "Haste to the wedding" - is this done elsewhere too?

Best
Ernest