:: Title :: Interview with Morris Blythman about The Muckle Stane
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Blythman, Morris [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Glasgow (Lanarkshire), Central (Scotland)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Lowland Scots
:: Session :: Glasgow 6/51
:: Date :: 6/16/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3374.0, Track 2 (00:00:36)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings of schoolteacher Morris Blythman's topical ballads concerning the "stolen" (or recovered) Stone of Destiny. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Maurice Blythman tells Lomax that he composed this song in 1950, two days after the Stone of Scone (or Stone of Destiny) was taken from Westminster Abbey by four Scottish nationalists. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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