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Sally Sloane interviewed by John Meredith for the John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961 [sound recording]
Bib ID 321624
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Sloane, Sally, 1894-1982, Performer
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description [195-?] 
1 tape reel (ca. 34 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono ; 7 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961.

Summary

Folkloric recording. Sally Sloane talks, sings, plays accordion, violin and mouth organ.

Full contents
  • Reminiscences of Ben Hall
  • Sally Sloane sings: Death of Ben Hall
  • Coolgardie miner
  • Cry lookout below
  • Click go the shears
  • The wild colonial boy (John Doolan)
  • Sloane plays accordion: Irish washerwoman
  • the Varsovienna
  • The mountain belle (schottische)
  • Shamus O'Brien
 
Notes

Conversation, singing and music.

Recorded at Lithgow, New South Wales.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-214808558

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (2 p.) and transcript of music, p. 165-214. 
Subjects Sloane, Sally, 1894-1982 -- Performances.  |  Folk music -- Australia.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Tall tales -- Australia.  |  Accordion music.  |  Harmonica music.  |  Violin music.
Other authors/contributors Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 4/12A (summary)
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