:: Title :: Interview with Margaret Barry about her birth and family
:: 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 15 (00:02:04)
:: 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 her birth and family. She was born on January 1, 1917, on Peter Street in Cork City. She recalls her mother, who died when Barry was around 12 years old. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

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