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Charlie Ellis and Annie Cross interviewed by Barry McDonald in the Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989 [sound recording]
Bib ID 5055981
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Ellis, Charlie, Performer
 
Access Conditions Written permission required for research, personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewer. 
Description 1989 Jan. 16 
1 sound cassette (ca. 74 min.) : analog, 2 track, stereo. 
Series

Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989.

Summary

Folkloric recording: Charlie Ellis plays the accordion, sings and talks of older accordion players; explains the story of The old black hut; discusses biographical details; and talks and plays the accordion together with Annie Cross.

Partial contents
  • Charlie Ellis, accordion music:
  • 1. Waltz of Vienna (fragment)
  • 2. Starry night for a ramble
  • 3. Two little girls in blue
  • 4. Spring time in the rockies
  • 5. Weeping willow tree (fragment)
  • 6. Singing: The old black hut
  • 7. Discussion
  • 8. Accordion music: Swanee River
  • 9. Schottische (unidentified)
 
Notes

Recorded on 16 January 1989, at Inverell, N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed summary (1 p.) 
Subjects Ellis, Charlie -- Interviews.  |  Cross, Annie -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Inverell -- Interviews.  |  Folk musicians -- New South Wales -- Inverell -- Interviews.  |  Accordion music -- New South Wales -- Inverell.
Occupation Folk musicians.
Other authors/contributors McDonald, Barry, 1955-, Interviewer

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