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John C. MacCue, Janet MacCue, Rutherford Robertson and Hugh McKenna interviewed by Emily Lyle in Scottish oral tradition in Australia [sound recording] : the Emily Lyle Collection
Bib ID 4225969
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 
1 digital audio tape 
Series

Scottish oral tradition in Australia.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • John MacCue sings with piano accompaniment: [unnamed hymn]
  • John MacCue whistles: [unnamed Norse tune]
  • Rutherford Robertson sings: Oh Victoria's fairest scenes (homeland song)
  • Hugh McKenna plays on the accordion: The mist covered mountains of home (waltz, Gaelic air)
  • My home (waltz, Gaelic air)
  • Ca the yowes (waltz, Gaelic air)
  • The mist covered mountains of home (waltz, Gaelic air)
  • Scottish reform (jig)
  • The soldier's dance (jig)
  • Fernielodge (jig)
 
Notes

Recorded 22 Jan. 1977, 4 Feb. 1977 and 23 Mar. 1977 in Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects MacCue, John C. -- Interviews.  |  MacCue, Janet -- Interviews.  |  Robertson, R. N. (Rutherford Ness), 1913-2001 -- Interviews.  |  McKenna, Hugh -- Interviews.  |  Scottish Australians -- Interviews.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Immigrants -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scottish Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Social life and customs.  |  Folk dance music -- Australia.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Music.  |  Folk songs, Scots -- Australia.  |  Oral tradition -- Scotland.
Other authors/contributors MacCue, John C, Interviewee  |  Lyle, Emily B. (Emily Buchanan), 1932-, Interviewer

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