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A Passing Observation [Aug. 18th, 2013|10:48 am]
Tony Grist
I admire Benjamin Britten no end but there's something seriously out of kilter about  a folk song or sea chanty being performed- at the grand piano-  by two chaps in evening dress. 
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2013-08-18 08:38 pm (UTC)
I get your drift...

I suppose V-W acknowledged his borrowings- or did he?

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[User Picture]From: shewhomust
2013-08-19 09:34 am (UTC)
He was well known as a collector of folk songs, and a leading member of the EFDSS, so I don't think there was any concealment on his part. How much the classical music fans are aware of it is another question.
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