:: Title :: Interview with Margaret Barry about her mother's rules
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Barry, Margaret [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's flat
:: Location :: London (None), London (England)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Irish, Irish Traveller
:: Session :: Margaret Barry III 11/53
:: Date :: 11/3/1953
:: Reference Information :: T3319.0, Track 7 (00:01:59)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Interviews with and songs sung and played by Margaret Barry in London. The last tape in the session, T3462, was recorded at a song swap in Lomax's flat, featuring Isla Cameron and Jeannie Robertson (included in the Scotland collection) and Jean Ritchie (whose songs are included in both, depending on the context of her songs). [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Margaret Barry discusses how she doesn't care about seeing pictures or going to dance halls - she'd like a room to herself, with music on. "Night time is the worst - no women should be out after dark. I'm very strict like that." Explains how she was kept under very strict rules by her mother. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

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