Mudcat Café message #2719108 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #123472   Message #2719108
Posted By: theleveller
08-Sep-09 - 02:32 PM
Thread Name: The Folk Process
Subject: RE: The Folk Process
...and after all the definitions, classifications, semantics arguments and fallings-out (falling-outs?)the songs remain and we sing them as we feel is fitting, whether they have been handed down orally or collected and written by Sharp, Child or the ballad sellers whose works form collections like those in the Bodleian - or have come to us via CDs or downloads. Well, that's folk music for you - no respecter of persons.