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William Murdoch MacLennan, Alan Dawson and Bob MacInnes interviewed by Emily Lyle in Scottish oral tradition in Australia [sound recording] : the Emily Lyle Collection
Bib ID 4225679
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
MacLennan, W. M. (William Murdoch), Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use from Director of School of Scottish Studies. 
Description 1976 
1 sound tape reel 
Series

Scottish oral tradition in Australia.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • Alan Dawson plays on the violin: Whistle oer the lave o't (Strathspey)
  • Alan Dawson sings: Whistle oer the lave o't (mouth music)
  • Green grow the rashes so (Burns song)
  • Alan Dawson plays on the violin: Muckin o Geordie's byre (6/8 tune)
  • Alan Dawson and Bob MacInnes play on the violin: Piobaireachd dhomhnaill duibh (jig)
  • Alan Dawson sings: Gin you meet my love ye kiss him an clap him (bothy song)
  • My Auntie Mary had a canary (comic song)
  • The four Maries, Mary Hamilton (children's song)
  • The wind blew the bonnie lassie's plaidie awa (seduction song)
  • The muckin o Geordie's byre (comic song)
 
Notes

Recorded 14 and 16 of December 1976 in Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects MacLennan, W. M. (William Murdoch) -- Interviews.  |  Dawson, Alan -- Interviews.  |  MacInnes, Bob -- Interviews.  |  Folk songs, English -- Scotland.  |  Folk dance music -- Scotland.  |  Oral tradition -- Scotland.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Social life and customs.  |  Immigrants -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scotland -- Social life and customs.
Other authors/contributors Dawson, Alan, Interviewee  |  MacInnes, Bob, Interviewee  |  Lyle, Emily B. (Emily Buchanan), 1932-, Interviewer

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