The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #107784 Message #2238228
Posted By: Ernest
17-Jan-08 - 02:26 AM
Thread Name: Composers 'stealing' folk themes
Subject: RE: Composers 'stealing' folk themes
It is "stealing" if you don`t like the second user.
Otherwise it is "creative adoption".
Or for the ecologically challenged: "recycling".