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Thread #168635 Message #4073525
Posted By: Anglo
28-Sep-20 - 05:08 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Jonas and the Devil
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Jonas and the Devil
It's on Bob's LP Breeze For A Bargeman. His notes read: I learned this from my father who died in 1944 aged 74. He learned it from his grandfather. Some experts like to believe that it is a primitive version of the theme of the opera “Faust”.
(Richard, I enjoyed your rendition of this over the weekend. Thanks for posting the lyrics.}