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Isobel J. Philip, Madge Muir, Marion Shrader and John C. MacCue interviewed by Emily Lyle in Scottish oral tradition in Australia [sound recording]
Bib ID 4225917
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for personal copies and public use from Director of School of Scottish Studies. 
Description 1977 Jan. 22 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 49 min.) 
Series

Scottish oral tradition in Australia.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • Isobel Philip recites: Gaelic rhyme about beetle (rhyme)
  • Isobel Philip sings: Mrs MacLeod of Raasay (reel)
  • [unnamed tune] (mouth music)
  • Isobel Philip recites: Lift the latch or pull the string (dandling rhyme)
  • This is how the lady rides (children's rhyme) [fragment]
  • Lift the latch or pull the string (dandling rhyme)
  • Marion Shrader recites: Snaithle fada an droch thaillear (proverb)
  • Marion Shrader sings: Thusa luaidh crosd a luaidh (mouth music) [fragment]
  • A sheana bhean bhochd (mouth music) [fragment]
  • John MacCue sings with piano accompaniment: [unnamed traditional hymn]
 
Notes

Recorded 22 January 1977 in Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Philip, Isobel J. -- Interviews.  |  Muir, Madge -- Interviews.  |  Shrader, Marion -- Interviews.  |  MacCue, John C. -- Interviews.  |  Scottish Australians -- Interviews.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Immigrants -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scottish Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Social life and customs.  |  Folk songs, Scots -- Australia.  |  Folk songs, Scottish Gaelic -- Australia.  |  Oral tradition -- Scotland.
Other authors/contributors Philip, Isobel J, Interviewee  |  Lyle, Emily B. (Emily Buchanan), 1932-, Interviewer

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