:: Title :: The Time Draws Near (My Dearest Dear)
:: Genre :: love song, lyric song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Collins, Shirley [banjo (five-string), vocal]
:: Setting :: 12 Cholmeley Park
:: Location :: Highgate, London (Greater London), London (England)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: English
:: Session :: Alan Lomax as performer II
:: Date :: 1955
:: Reference Information :: T1038.0, Track 1 (00:02:20)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - These are candid recordings by Alan Lomax made of himself and Shirley Collins at his home in London circa 1955. Anna Lomax and Elizabeth Lomax are also briefly heard on these recordings.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Verses of this song occur in two traditional American love songs from the Southern Appalachians: "The Time Draws Near," and "My Dearest Dear."
:: Collection :: Miscellaneous Recordings 1950-1990

 

 

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