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Charles Ayger and Bill Scott interviewed by John Meredith for John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961 [sound recording]
Bib ID 5971576
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Ayger, Charles, 1877-, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1957 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 15 min.) : analog 7 1/2 ips ; 3 in. 
Series

John Meredith folklore field recordings, 1953-1961.

Summary

Folkloric recordings.

Full contents
  • Charles Ayger, singing: Shearer's dream (Name of air: The saxon tongue - learned at school, Wellington district late 80's)
  • Gilligan (learned from Bob Lawrence who sang it for charity functions at T'ville in the 90's)
  • Is that Mr Riley? (learned from Bob Lawrie)
  • Broken down squatter
  • Mirrabeau (old army marching tune from Peninsula war. 2nd v. missing comp. with Sam Griffiths tune)
  • Bill Scott, recitation: ... sailor
  • One funnel ship
  • Old Riley's daughter
  • Priory Hall
  • Ringy dang doo
 
Notes

Recorded by John Meredith on 3 and 10 March 1957, in Mudgee, N.S.W.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (2 p.) 
Subjects Ayger, Charles, 1877- -- Performances.  |  Scott, Bill, 1923-2005 -- Performances.  |  Folk music -- Australia  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Bawdy poetry -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Scott, Bill, 1923-2005, Performer  |  Meredith, John, 1920-2001, Interviewer

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