:: Title :: Interview with Davie Stewart about farm labor, bothy life, and the differences between Irish and Scots music
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Stewart, Davie [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's flat
:: Location :: London (None), London (England)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots, Aberdonian, Scottish Traveller
:: Session :: Davie Stewart 1957
:: Date :: 12/1957
:: Reference Information :: T3453.0, Track 1 (null)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Interviews with and songs sung by "The Galoot," Davie Stewart, Traveller, accordion player, and ballad singer. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Stewart recalls his days as a farm servant, his first experience plowing, and what life in the bothies was like. He explains and demonstrates the differences as he sees them between Irish and Scots songs and tunes. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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