:: Title :: Commentary on chanties by A. H. Rasmussen / The Amsterdam Maid (I'll Go No More A Roving) (fragment)
:: Genre :: chantey, interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Rasmussen, Albert Henry (A. H.) [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: London (None), London (England)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: English
:: Session :: London 4/55
:: Date :: 4/11/1955
:: Reference Information :: T3468.0, Track 2 (00:02:04)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Shanties and sea songs sung by Norwegian writer and war historian to the Royal Navy, Albert Henry Rasmussen. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Captain Rasmussen explains that shanties are inseparable from the work for which they are sung, and demonstrates the "popular" version of "I'll Go No More a Roving," the tempo of which is much too fast for the work the song would accompany. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: England 1951-1958

 

 

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