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Alan Scott performs at Bethany Salvation Army Home in Alan Scott folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2052055
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Scott, Alan, 1930-1995, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1985 Dec. 11 
3 tape reels (ca. 38 min) : 7 1/2 ips, mono ; 7 in. 
Series

Alan Scott folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Full contents
  • Reel 11. Concertina : Ring the bell watchman, The ship that never returned, Jingle bells
  • Singing : The stockman's last bed
  • Reel 12. Singing : Rosin the bow, When Irish eyes are smiling, So early in the morning, Gypsies in the wood ; Irene (resident of home) recites, When father carved the duck
  • Concertina (Scott) : Sarah, Sarah
  • Conversation and reminiscences
  • Songs : The hat Ned Kelly wore, The drover's dream, Dennis O'Reilly, Botany Bay
  • Recitation : Four lines from "Jim"
  • Songs : Wild rover no more, Nine miles from Gundagai, Five miles from Gundagai (part only)
  • Reel 13. Songs : The nightingale
  • Concertina : Swanee River
 
Notes

Field recordings of the Port Macquarie and Murwillumbah district collected between 10-28 December 1985.

Recorded by Dell Price.

Recording begins 10 minutes into reel 11.

Recorded at Bethany Salvation Army home on December 11, 1985.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Folk music -- Australia.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Folk songs.  |  Concertina music.  |  Recitations.
Other authors/contributors Price, Dell

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