> [log in to unmask] writes:
>The fact that the source song is not a traditional one
>is neither here nor there, since that has never deterred
>traditional singers in the past.
>That depends on your tradition, Paul. I learned it from
>other kids in school, and I think that it's traditional to me.
Well, if they were older kids, that would fit with Martin
Hayes' pragmatic definition of "traditional"--"If you get it
from somebody older than you, then it's traditional".
Mind you, Martin Hayes is younger than me, so...