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Thread #121939   Message #2708453
Posted By: Jamming With Ollie Beak (inactive)
25-Aug-09 - 05:31 PM
Thread Name: The re-Imagined Village
Subject: RE: The re-Imagined Village
what Suibhne O'Piobaireachd actually said was....

FOLK is NOT our Cultural Heritage - it is a MINORITY REVIVALIST HOBBY. In the KNOW? Bollocks! Folk is down to the individuals who do it & love it & enjoy it for what it is,

WAV took one single line, right out of context "FOLK is NOT our Cultural Heritage" and once more got on his English Nationalist nonsense high horse.

There were two collectors who definitely had classical training, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Percy Grainger.

Charlotte Olivia Robertson (Ms)