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Posted By: Will Fly
02-Aug-13 - 04:23 AM
Thread Name: Balcombe Protest Asking For Musicians
Subject: RE: Balcombe Protest Asking For Musicians
I suppose, to be accurate, I should mention John Gay's "Beggars' Opera", which was not only a satire on Italian opera sty;e but on the government of the day. But that's a far cry from "And we both sat down together, love, to hear the nightingale sing"...