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Les Bruton and June Bruton playing instruments and singing in the Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 5056169
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Bruton, Les, 1930-, Performer
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2010 
3 sound files (ca. 93 min.) 
Series

Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Online. 

Summary

Folkloric recording. Les and June Bruton speak about dances held on the verandah; June learning the guitar and the technique for steel guitar; Les learning to play his instruments and the fiddle style of his father and uncles.

Full contents
  • Session 1: Les Bruton on accordion and June Bruton on steel guitar play: Uncle Charlie's schottishe
  • Varsovienna (unidentified)
  • Roll along covered wagon
  • Onslow waltz
  • Ring the bell watchman. Les Bruton on mouth organ and June Bruton on steel guitar play: Cock of the North
  • Endearing young charms
  • Mockingbird Hill. Session 2: Les Bruton on fiddle and June Bruton on guitar play: Going to Shiloh
  • Going to Shiloh (repeat)
  • Lorena. Les Bruton and June Bruton sing: Going to Shiloh
  • Little Annie
 
Notes

Recorded by Rob Willis.

Summary accompanied by photographs and DVD.

Recorded on 6 December 2010 in Coffs Harbour, N.S.W.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) 
Subjects Bruton, Les, 1930- -- Performances.  |  Bruton, June, 1935- -- Performances.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales -- Coffs Harbour.  |  Folk songs, English -- New South Wales -- Coffs Harbour.
Other authors/contributors Bruton, June, 1935-, Performer  |  Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

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