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Thread #122008   Message #2670349
Posted By: Cluin
03-Jul-09 - 02:56 AM
Thread Name: Pronunciation of Gaelic/Norn in 'King Orfeo'
Subject: RE: Pronunciation of Gaelic in 'King Orfeo'
Get ahold of the old classic Archie Fisher album, "Orfeo". He sings it on that one, though he sings the 4th line differently. I have it on vinyl here.

He claims the language is Middle Danish.

The tune has no 3rd or 6th in the scale.