:: Title :: Commentary on Going To Mass Last Sunday by Jean Ritchie
:: Genre :: commentary, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Ritchie, Jean [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's flat
:: Location :: London (None), London (England)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Irish, Irish Traveller, Anglo-American
:: Session :: Margaret Barry III 11/53
:: Date :: 11/3/1953
:: Reference Information :: T3462.0, Track 8 (00:00:22)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Interviews with and songs sung and played by Margaret Barry in London. The last tape in the session, T3462, was recorded at a song swap in Lomax's flat, featuring Isla Cameron and Jeannie Robertson (included in the Scotland collection) and Jean Ritchie (whose songs are included in both, depending on the context of her songs). [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jean Ritchie recognizes the Appalachian "Lovin' Hannah" as a variant of Barry's "Going to Mass Last Sunday," though the Protestant former says "church" in place of the latter's "mass." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

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