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Thread #150639   Message #3511326
Posted By: GUEST,Dr Price, cookieless
03-May-13 - 11:35 AM
Thread Name: 'Tis The Merry Month of May
Subject: RE: 'Tis The Merry Month of May
We enjoyed some brilliant bands at the Wales Millennium Centre's Dathlu Calan Mai (Celebrating the First of May) festival in Cardiff Bay. The Cardiff-based duo, Blanche Rowen and Mike Gulston, have a new CD, The Dance Goes On, in which they sing the Welsh May carol, Mwynen Mai. They write: "The custom of going Maying included leaving hawthorn blossom at your beloved's door on May Day morning (assuming you hadn't been out in the woods with her all night.)