:: Title :: Interview with Margaret Barry about the unidentified banjo breakdown
:: 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 :: T3441.0, Track 13 (00:01:09)
:: 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 tells Lomax that she learned the preceding unidentified tune from her mother, who played it on piano. It came from a woman named Angeen in Cork. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

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