-
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Michael 'Mick' Flanagan interviewed by Rob Willis in February 2010 in the Rob Willis folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 4805841
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Flanagan, Michael, 1937-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2010 
2 sound files (ca. 94 min.) 
Series

Rob Willis folklore collection.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Online. 

Summary

Folkloric recording. Mick Flanagan tells humourous stories about coming to Australia and the places he has worked. He also discusses his life at sea and his many years on the Tasmanian ferries.

Biography/History

Mick Flanagan was born in Galway, Ireland in 1937. He is the nephew of the famous Irish accordion player, Joe Cooley. He spent many years in the Cooley household soaking up the music and song from older players. Mick started playing and singing at an early age and was involved the British 'folk revival' playing with his own and other groups.

Notes

Recorded on 12 February 2010 at George Town, Tas.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (4 p.) 
Subjects Flanagan, Michael, - 1937- - Interviews.  |  Irish Australians - Tasmania - Interviews.  |  Musicians - Tasmania - Interviews.  |  Singers - Interviews.  |  Ferries - Tasmania - History.
Occupation Musicians.
Other authors/contributors Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

In the Library

Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

Details Collect From
ORAL TRC 6124/17
Copy: Recording
Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)
ORAL TRC 6124/17 (summary)
Copy: Summary
Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)

Order a copy

- Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Members of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Maori communities are advised that this catalogue contains names and images of deceased people. All users of the catalogue should also be aware that certain words, terms or descriptions may be culturally sensitive and may be considered inappropriate today, but may have reflected the author's/creator's attitude or that of the period in which they were written.