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Angus MacKenzie, Roderick MacKillop, Patricia Jackson, Hugh McKenna, Jean Conway and Jock Caskie interviewed by Emily Lyle in Scottish oral tradition in Australia [sound recording]
Bib ID 4227446
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 Mar 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 55 min.) 
Series

Scottish oral tradition in Australia.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • Roderick MacKillop recites: Guma fada beo sibh ... (hogmanay toast)
  • Caolairean an eilean fhada (hogmanay saying)
  • An fheadhainn nach toir (invocation)
  • Patricia Jackson sings: Lang a-growing, the college boy (tragic ballad)
  • Barbara Allen (children's song)
  • Rise up gweed wife an shak yir feathers (hogmanay song)
  • Patricia Jackson recites: Clap hannies clap hannies till daddy comes hame (children's verse)
  • Patricia Jackson sings: Rise up gweed wife an shak yir feathers (hogmanay song) [repeated 3 times]
  • Hugh McKenna plays on the accordion: [unnamed tune] (slow air)
  • My deary (strathspey)
 
Notes

Recorded during and 13, 22-23 March 1977 in Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects MacKenzie, Angus -- Interviews.  |  MacKillop, Roderick -- Interviews.  |  Jackson, Patricia -- Interviews.  |  McKenna, Hugh -- Interviews.  |  Conway, Jean -- Interviews.  |  Caskie, Jock -- Interviews.  |  Oral tradition -- Scotland.  |  Folk songs, Scots -- Australia.  |  Folk songs, Scottish Gaelic -- Australia.  |  Traditional farming -- Scotland.  |  Scots -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scottish Australians -- Interviews.  |  Immigrants -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Scotland -- Social life and customs.
Other authors/contributors MacKenzie, Angus, Interviewee  |  Lyle, Emily B. (Emily Buchanan), 1932-, Interviewer

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