National Library of Australia

Reopening Update - August 2020: Enjoy a CovidSafe visit to the National Library. Read more...

You must be logged in to Tag Records
Mr Ollie Moore sings music hall and World War I songs [sound recording] / Recorded by John Meredith and Rob Willis
Bib ID 358691
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Moore, Ollie, 1906-, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research. 
Description 1992 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 52 min.) 
Series

John Meredith folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Full contents Singing: Bourke Street Saturday Night. Conversation: family musical background; origins of his songs. Singing: My Name Sing Sing; You Will Never Meet Her; There's a Light Burning Bright; She Does Not Care For Me; My Sister Jane Maria; Down in the Coalmine; From Liverpool Across the Atlantic. Conversation: learning singing; performances. Singing: My Name is Paddy McGuire, aborted, then restarted; Only One of the Toys; repeated; Australia Will Be There; It's Mine When You're Done With It; repeated (aborted); repeated; Some Hearts Will be Joyful; Home Again to Dear Old Aussie; Rally Round the Banner of Your Country (Australia Will Be There); Come Out! Come Out!; Early in the Morning; Silver Bell (fragment); Follow the Tram Track; Hitch Your Wagon to a Sunbeam (fragment); When We Were Lads (fragment). Story: Good Morning. Singing: You Called Me Baby Doll; I've Just Come Down; On the Mississippi (fragment); Japan Can Go To Hell (fragment); John! John! John!; Since My Old Woman Went To Scotland; Lay Your Head on My Shoulder; What Would You Take For Me Papa?; When the Great Red Dawn is Shining; When the Boys Come Marching Back; Daisies Don't Tell (Handsome Harry); Scrub! Scrub! Scrub!; Thomas the Cat (Our Tomcat). 
Notes

Singing and conversation.

Recorded at Swan Hill, Vic. on 21 August 1992.

Subjects Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  War songs -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer  |  Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.