:: Title :: Announcement by Mrs. Budge of Hamish Henderson and The John MacLean March
:: Genre :: spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Budge, Mrs. [vocal]
:: Setting :: The Ceilidh of the People's Festival Fringe, Oddfellows Hall
:: Location :: Edinburgh (Midlothian), South-east (Scotland)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots
:: Session :: Edinburgh 8/51
:: Date :: 8/30/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3433.0, Track 2 (00:00:55)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings from the first People's Festival Ceilidh, part of the 1951 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Ballads sung by Jimmy MacBeath, John Strachan, Jessie Murray, and Blanche Wood; Gaelic songs by Calum Johnson and Flora MacNeil; piping by John Burgess; MC'd by Hamish Henderson. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Mrs. Budge (whose first name is not known), who Hamish Henderson picked to sing his "John MacLean March," tells the audience that she thinks Henderson should sing it instead, which the audience applauds. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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