:: Title :: Commentary on the ballad contest by Liam Clancy
:: Genre :: commentary, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Clancy, Liam [vocal]
Seeger, Pete [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Newport (Newport County), Rhode Island (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Irish, Anglo-American
:: Session :: Newport Folk Festival 1966
:: Date :: 7/21-7/24, 1966
:: Reference Information :: N12.0, Track 2 (00:00:49)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Audio recordings from the 1966 Newport Folk Festival that supplemented Lomax's filming of the weekend. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Liam Clancy admits to the audience that he doesn't know what sort of ballad the judges expect him to sing in the contest. Pete Seeger, one of the judges, admits that there is a disagreement among the judges as to what the topic of the ballad should be. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Newport Folk Festival 1966

 

 

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