:: Title :: Interview with Jean Ritchie about Going Downtown
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Ritchie, Jean [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., Anglo-American, Appalachian, Kentucky
:: Session :: Jean Ritchie 6/49
:: Date :: 6/2/1949
:: Reference Information :: T1019.0, Track 5 (00:00:33)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Jean Ritchie performs ballads, game songs, carols, and an Appalachian hymn.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Ritchie learned "Going Downtown," a banjo tune adapted for the dulcimer, from her father. "Go In And Out The Window" is introduced as a game song.
:: Collection :: Jean Ritchie 1949 and 1950

 

 

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