:: Title :: Interview with John Strachan about The Royal Forester
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Henderson, Hamish [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Strachan, John [vocal]
:: Setting :: Probably the home of John Strachan
:: Location :: Crichie, near Fyvie (Aberdeenshire), North-east (Scotland)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots, Aberdonian
:: Session :: Crichie 7/51
:: Date :: 7/16/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3406.0, Track 5 (00:01:05)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Bothy ballads sung and stories told by Aberdeenshire farmer and singer John Strachan. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Strachan discusses "The Royal Forester" - where it would be sung (in the kitchen and the bothy) and sings some extra, suggestive verses. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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