:: Title :: Interview with Wade Ward and Charlie Higgins about their playing
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Higgins, Charles (Uncle Charlie) [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Ward, Wade [vocal]
:: Setting :: The home of Wade Ward
:: Location :: Galax (Galax County), Virginia (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., Anglo-American, Appalachian, Virginia
:: Session :: Galax 8/59
:: Date :: 8/31/1959
:: Reference Information :: T848.0, Track 2 (00:01:18)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings of breakdowns and dance tunes played by banjoist Wade Ward, fiddler Uncle Charlie Higgins, and guitarists Dale Poe and Bob Carpenter (who also sings some solo material). [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Wade introduces the musicians, explains playing at the country auctions, gets Uncle Charlie Higgins talking about how many songs he knows and how long he's played the fiddle. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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