:: Title :: Interview with Sean McDonagh about The Queen of Connemara
:: Genre :: spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
McDonagh, Sean [vocal]
Roberts, Robin [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified pub
:: Location :: Kilnaleck (County Cavan), North-east (Ireland)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Irish
:: Session :: Kilnaleck 2/51
:: Date :: 2/7/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3310.0, Track 4 (00:00:41)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Alan Lomax: "Queen Maeve's mountain cairn, Sligo, Longford, and Irene, recorded Sean McDonagh in pub in Killaleck [sic], ate in Green Rooster, Dublin, home to Howth at 1am, feeling low, anxious and quarrelsome." [Source: Alan Lomax's journal]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Discussion about "The Queen of Connemara." Alan Lomax on tape box: "A sentimental song about a boat which was the favorite of a woman pub owner [Nora Milne of Glenina] of a pub called Queen of Connemara." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

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