Jimmy Reid Quote: “Robert Burns enriched Scottish song with…”

Robert Burns enriched Scottish song with his genius and is mainly responsible for the rich treasure house of song that we enjoy today. He collected folk songs, retained the melodic line, kept what words were usable and rewrote the rest. He didn’t claim ownership.

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Name: Jimmy Reid
Profession: Activist
Nationality: Scottish
Birthday: September 7, 1932
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