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Jim Lowe interviewed by Barry McDonald in the Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989 [sound recording]
Bib ID 344474
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 1983 Oct. 14 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 30 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, half track, mono. ; 5 in. 
Series

Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989.

Summary

Folkloric recording: REEL 2720/41/8. Music: - 1.Red River Valley (accordion). 2. Wedding bells (accordion). 3. Green grow the rushes-o (accordion; fragment). 4. Grandfather's clock (accordion). 5. Two little girls in blue (accordion; fragment). 6. Song: Daisy, Daisy. 7. Daisy, Daisy (accordion). 8. Song: Daisy (parody). 9. Fair fair golden hair (accordion). 10. Yankee Doodle (accordion; used for grand chair in square dances). 11. Irish washerwoman (whistling; fragment). 12. 3 tunes (McDonald). 13. Discussion: how he came to see hi s first player piano, how he has never seen a flute. 14. Song: Unidentified (learnt from Chinese miner, Tingha). 15. Unidentified seasong (whistling; learnt the tune to this song in 1903). 16. Schottische (violin; McDonald). 17. Irish washerwoman (mouth-organ). 18. Maggie (mouth-organ). 19. Maori's farewell (mouth-organ). 20. Danny boy (mouth-organ).

Notes

Recorded on Oct. 14, 1983 at Guyra, N.S.W.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed summary (1 p.) 
Subjects Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984 -- Interviews.  |  Folk musicians -- New South Wales -- Guyra -- Interviews.  |  Folk singers -- New South Wales -- Guyra -- Interviews.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales -- Guyra.  |  Folk songs -- New South Wales -- Guyra.  |  Accordion music.  |  Violin music.  |  Harmonica music.  |  Guyra (N.S.W.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors McDonald, Barry, 1955-, Interviewer

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