Mudcat Café message #17248 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #3377   Message #17248
Posted By: Helen
07-Dec-97 - 04:12 PM
Thread Name: Stupid Question--'The Twa Sisters'
Subject: RE: Stupid Question
Murray

I'd be really surprised about that. The song is Scottish? in origin and appears to be at least a couple of centuries old. The clarsach in Scotland and harp in Ireland and Wales have been around for a long time, but how old is the Jew's harp and blues harp?

Helen