:: Title :: Talk/ambience
:: Genre :: talk/ambience
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
MacCormick, Mrs. Peter [vocal]
MacDonald, Archie [vocal]
MacIsaac, Fanny [vocal]
MacJeffries, Mrs. [vocal]
MacLellan, Mrs. A. J. [vocal]
MacMillan, Catriona A. [vocal]
Monk, Effie [vocal]
Morrison, Penny [vocal]
Nicholson, Kate [vocal]
:: Setting :: A luadh (waulking) at the Benbecula airport
:: Location :: Balivanich (Benbecula), North-west (Scotland)
:: Language :: Scots
:: Culture :: Scottish, Gaelic Scotland, Hebridean
:: Session :: Balivanich 6/51
:: Date :: 6/24/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3387.0, Track 10 (00:00:42)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings from a luadh (waulking) at the Balivanich airport in Benbecula. It is uncertain which women sang in the choruses of which songs, so all those noted on the tape boxes have been included as performers. Credit has been given to the leaders where known. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Lomax tells the women to not "be afraid to laugh and shout." [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Scotland 1951, 1953, and 1958

 

 

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