The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #110621 Message #2323584
Posted By: Les in Chorlton
23-Apr-08 - 05:27 PM
Thread Name: Bertsongs? (songs of A. L. 'Bert' Lloyd)
Subject: RE: Bertsongs?
Thanks Brian, I think you are right about the purpose of some of his interventions but they seem to be trying to justify a position upon which he had already made his mind. It also seems that rather a lot of songs were actually written by him and not collected.
I guess in the end the value of his contribution will far outweigh the songs he seems to have made from bits of others and just out of his imagination.But I still think for the sake of scholarship we need to know what is what