It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.
Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.
Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.
A piece of music based on the Oranges and Lemons nursery rhyme has been recorded to mark the 150th anniversary of Big Ben. It uses 200 bells from the 17 London churches named in the full version of the rhyme.
Originally posted by gallifreyan medic
reply to post by CX
Well thank you for that.
Posting something that can kill a thread before its began.
Originally posted by CX
Doesn't "Ring a ring of roses" have something to do with the plague..."atishoo, atishoo we all fall down"?
I'd love to know why you don't hear new nursery rhymes? These rhymes seem to have come from centuries ago, but in this day and age of music making, we never hear any new nursery rhymes made.
yes ring a ring of roses was to do with the black plague- or so I heard
Originally posted by asala
I wonder if really one day the rhymes will just fade away,