:: Title :: Commentary by Jean Ritchie on The Hebrew Children
:: Genre :: commentary, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Ritchie, Jean [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., Anglo-American, Appalachian, Kentucky
:: Session :: Jean Ritchie 6/49
:: Date :: 6/2/1949
:: Reference Information :: T1019.0, Track 11 (00:00:49)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Jean Ritchie performs ballads, game songs, carols, and an Appalachian hymn.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Jean Ritchie tells about how hearing "The Hebrew Children" performed by two women at a folklore meeting when she was in college at the University of Kentucky. One played the dulcimer while the other sang. She remarks that some of the text is the same as in the song she learned from her mother, "I've Got A Mother Gone To Glory."
:: Collection :: Jean Ritchie 1949 and 1950

 

 

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