:: Title :: Commentary by Bessie Jones on marriage (I)
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Marchand, Antoinette [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., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones I 10/61
:: Date :: 10/3/1961
:: Reference Information :: T955.1, Track 3 (00:06:09)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The seventh of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jones and her second husband, George Jones, were both 29 when they married. They didn't feel settled until several months after the marriage. There were some issues about which both would become annoyed. 'It was best to just leave it off,' Jones concludes.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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