:: Title :: Interview with John Burgess about MacIntosh's Lament, his love of piping, and his piping awards
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Burgess, John [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
:: Setting :: 21 Salisbury Place
:: Location :: Edinburgh (Midlothian), South-east (Scotland)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Highland Scots, Gaelic Scotland
:: Session :: Edinburgh 6/51
:: Date :: 6/14/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3371.0, Track 4 (00:04:38)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Pipe tunes played by John Burgess, "King of the Highland Pipers." [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Discussion of the story of "MacIntosh's Lament," his family's connection to music, his love of piping, and the piping awards he's won. He discusses briefly his relationship to Pipe Major William Ross, from whom he learned. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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