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Posted By: GUEST,Pseudonymous
19-Nov-19 - 05:52 AM
Thread Name: The current state of folk music in UK
Subject: RE: The current state of folk music in UK
I think it is accepted that Sharpe's work was used in education, both here and in the US. That was one of his aims, as I understand it. We did country dancing in school (I was born in the 50s) and I now suppose that Sharpe and then Revivalists may have been among the causes of this.