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Thread #107784   Message #2238264
Posted By: GUEST,DaveH
17-Jan-08 - 04:55 AM
Thread Name: Composers 'stealing' folk themes
Subject: RE: Composers 'stealing' folk themes
Mind you, what gets my goat is the royalties/PRS distribution.
Can't remember the figures exactly, but I believe that if a folkie does a "Trad Arr" they get about 20%, while RVW/Percy Grainger etc would get 100%.
Hmmmm....snobbery?
DaveH