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Concert held at the 1st National Folk Festival at Melbourne, Victoria in Queensland Folk Federation collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 3105771
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Access Conditions Access open for research use; written permission required for personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the performer. Written permission also required for public use from the Queensland Folk Federation. 
Description 1967 Mar 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 65 min.) : analog, 1 7/8 ips, 1/4 track, mono, 0.35 mm ; 5 in. 
Series

Queensland Folk Federation collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording

Full contents
  • Peter Dickie and Bush Band perform and sing: Wild rover ; Bound for South Australia
  • Alwyn Lyod recites: Horse verse (Alwyn Lloyd) ; Song of spring/Sentimental bloke ; Sick stockrider, by A. L. Gordon
  • Garry Tooth from the Wayfarers sings: Van Diemen's Land ; Beaudesert train ; Flash Jack ; A thousand miles away
  • Bill Berry sings: Shearer's dream ; Old railway lines ; Brisbane ladies
  • Pat O'Connor? sings: Apprentice lad
  • Geoff Willis sings: Reedy lagoon ; Wild colonial boy/Sheepwasher's lament ; Song of the old bullock drover after Henry Lawson
  • Bush Band performs dance tunes ; Baby o baby.
 
Performer Peter Dickie and the Bush Band, Gary Tooth, Bill Berry, Pat O'Connor, Geoff Willis. 
Notes

Recordings of folk festivals, workshops, concerts, performances and recitations by various artists collected by the Queensland Folk Federation throughout the mid 1960s to the late 1980s. Included in this collection are select radio folk programmes.

The 1st National Folk Festival has also been referred to as the 1967 Port Phillip District Folk and Music Festival.

Recorded during March, 1967 at the Melbourne Teachers' College, Melbourne, Vic.

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Subjects Folk music -- Australia.  |  Folk festivals -- Victoria -- Melbourne.
Other authors/contributors Dickie, Peter, Performer  |  Tooth, Gary, Performer  |  Berry, Bill, 1934-, Performer  |  O'Connor, Pat, Performer  |  Willis, Geoff, Performer  |  Queensland Folk Federation  |  National Folk Festival 1967 : Melbourne, Vic.)
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Concert held at the first National Folk Festival at Melbourne, Victoria in Queensland Folk Federation collection

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