:: Title :: Greasy String
:: Genre :: dance tune
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Edmonds, Norman [fiddle]
Edmonds, Paul
Quesinberry, Rufus [banjo (five-string)]
:: Setting :: Probably the home of George Stoneman
:: Location :: Hillsville (Carroll County), Virginia (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., Anglo-American, Appalachian, Virginia
:: Session :: Hillsville I 8/59
:: Date :: 8/28/1959
:: Reference Information :: T849.0, Track 1 (00:02:21)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings of George Stoneman, cousin of Ernest V. "Pop" Stoneman, and George's sons, Dale and Glen Stoneman; Norman Edmonds, 1920s fiddling partner of J. P. Nestor, his son Paul Edmonds, and banjoist Rufus Quesinberry (both members of Norman's Old Timers band); and James Lindsay and Cullen Galyen of the Mountain Ramblers. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Alan Lomax: "Lovely tune, good playing [?] stereo - medium tempo." [Source: Tape Log]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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