:: Title :: Interview with Maggie McDonagh about Ní Phósfainn mo Mháire (The Best Boy In The Village) (I)
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
McDonagh, Maggie [vocal]
Roberts, Robin [vocal]
:: Setting :: Egan's Hotel
:: Location :: Oughterard (County Galway), West (Ireland)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Irish, Gaelic, Irish
:: Session :: Oughterard 1/51
:: Date :: 1/31/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3294.0, Track 8 (00:00:26)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Alan Lomax: "Carna, Feenish, recorded Colm Keane and Maggie McDonagh in Egan's Hotel, recorded 'true Gaelic songs,' Oughterard, visited Feenish, fell in sea." On box of T3294 Lomax wrote: ?Wherever it goes, in any of the four corners of the world, nobody need be ashamed of it. It couldn?t be sung better ?by his conscience.? ? (The reference is unclear.) [Source: Alan Lomax's journal]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Very brief explanation by Maggie McDonagh of "Ní Phósfainn mo Mháire (The Best Boy in the Village)." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

© 2001-2018 Association for Cultural Equity | Contact | Rights