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Jim Lowe interviewed by Barry McDonald in the Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989 [sound recording]
Bib ID 1782060
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Written permission required for both research and public use during the lifetime of the interviewer. 
Description 1970? 
1 sound cassette (ca. 36 min.) : analog, mono. 
Series

Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989.

Summary

REEL 2720/39/2. Music: 1. Tennessee waltz (?) (whistling) 2. You are my sunshine (mouth-organ duet) 3. Unidentified tune (background echo) 4. Road to Gundagai(mouth-organ duet) 5. Why did my master sell me?(fragment-mouth-organ duet)6. Irish washerwoman (mouth-organ duet-repeated) 7. Red River Valley (mouth-organ duet) 8. Cuckoo waltz (mouth-organ duet) 9. Song: In the sweet bye & bye (voice, Jim Lowe -guitar, Doug Lowe) 10. Song: She was only a soldier's wife (older acetate made in the 1960's at Tamworth). 11. Song: In the sweet bye & bye (voice, Jim Lowe accompanying himself on the button accordion - from an older acetate recording).

12. Dan Murphy's door(accordion) 13. Prince of Wales schottische (accordion) 14. Song: Wonder who's kissing her now (parody) 15. Song: Longest way round is the sweetest way home. 16. Song: Unidentified (Doug Lowe) 17. Unidentified tune(fragments; violin) 18. Violets so blue (violin) 19. Unidentified waltz (violin) 20. Walking my baby back home (violin) 21. Unidentified waltz. 22. Dan Murphy's door (violin) 23. Road to Gundagai (violin) 24. Unidentified tune at 4/4 time (violin) 25. Bold caballero (violin) 26. Song: Bold caballero (parody) 27. Auld lang syne (set tune by Jim & Doug Lowe)

Notes

Dubbed in 1983 by: Barry McDonald.

Mouth-duets by: Doug Lowe and Jim Lowe; violin by Alex Campbell.

Recorded in approx. 1970.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed summary available (3 p.) 
Subjects Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984 -- Interviews.  |  Folk musicians -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region -- Interviews.  |  Folk singers -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region -- Interviews.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Folk songs -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Accordion music.  |  Harmonica music.  |  Violin music.  |  Guyra Region (N.S.W.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors McDonald, Barry, 1955-, Interviewer  |  Lowe, Doug, Interviewer

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