:: Title :: Interview with Morris Blythman about Superintendent Thomas Barrett, Requiem II
:: 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 7 (00:01:29)
:: 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 - Blythman explains the Scots lyrics of "Superintendent Thomas Barrett, Requiem II," which comically recount the story of the Scotland Yard detective who was sent to investigate the disappearance of the Stone of Scone. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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