Mudcat Café message #4032831 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #157878   Message #4032831
Posted By: Jack Campin
07-Feb-20 - 05:00 PM
Thread Name: Dave Harker, Fakesong
Subject: RE: Dave Harker, Fakesong
I don't think Grainger ever used the word "cosmopolitan" but his pet hate was Italian influences in music. Germans were sort of okay in his book but the Norfic cultures were the foreign influence he most welcomed.

Anybody in the 1900s British folk scene have it in for the Spanish or the Russians?