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Thread #51816 Message #3387272
Posted By: GUEST,David Shulman
07-Aug-12 - 02:54 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Redwing - East Anglian Song and Tune
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Redwing - East Anglian Song and Tune
Origins: Redwing 1907 by Thurland Chattaway and music by Kerri Mills who adapted tune from " The Merry Peasant" by Robert Schumann 1848 Opus 68. number 16. See also (unrelated?)) Native American silent film star Redwing (Lily St. Cyr) and associated films with heroic Native American themes.