:: Title :: Interview with Kate Nicholson about milking songs
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Nicholson, Kate [vocal]
:: Setting :: Kate Nicholson's byre beside her home
:: Location :: Ardnamonie, Iochdar (South Uist), North-west (Scotland)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Scottish, Gaelic Scotland, Hebridean
:: Session :: Iochdar 6/51
:: Date :: 6/24/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3386.0, Track 4 (00:02:19)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Milking songs sung by Kate Nicholson, whom Alan describes in his journal as "Indian-faced and tall." [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Kate Nicholson tells Lomax that singing songs to her cow Rosie helps "the milk to come," and that Rosie likes some songs better than others. With demonstrations of Gaelic commands. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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