The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #56462 Message #883555
Posted By: Noreen
05-Feb-03 - 07:00 PM
Thread Name: Sean Nos - Old Style Singing
Subject: RE: Sean Nos - Old Style Singing
Claire, macaronic songs contain two different languages, eg Irish and English. A song in the sean-nós style in English would (in my experience) be still accurately described as sean-nós, although the original meaning was Irish language songs.