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Jim Lowe interviewed by Barry McDonald in the Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989 [sound recording]
Bib ID 653467
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984, Performer
 
Access Conditions Written permission required for both research and public use during the lifetime of the interviewer. 
Description 1984 Feb. 16 
1 sound cassette (ca. 64 min.) : analog, mono. 
Series

Barry McDonald folklore collection, 1970-1989.

Summary

Folkloric recording: REEL 2720/39/19. Music: - 1. Set tune (mouth-organ). 2. Song: Barbara Allan (fragment). 3. Conversation: discusses the waxworks museum. 4. Recitation: Ye sons of Australia (fragment). 5. Song: Ye sons of Australia (fragment). 6. Ye sons of Australia (mouth-organ). 7. Moari's farewell (mouth-organ). 8. Wedding of Locky McGraw (lilting). 9. Clementine (mouth organ). 10. I'll be all smiles tonight (mouth-organ). 11. The ship that never returned (mouth-organ). 12. You and I are growing old together (mouth-organ). 13. Song: You and I are growing old together. 14. Red River Valley (mouth-organ). 15. Irish washerwoman (mouth-organ). 16. Dan Tucker (mouth-organ in 2 different keys). 17. Conversation: discusses his cousin Bill Lowe. 18. Cosgrove's reel (lilting). 19. Cosgrove's reel (whistling). 20. Conversation: discusses Alf Cosgrove's violin playing as well as the Ryan family of Ben Lomond, 21. Sailor's hornpipe (whistling). 22. Conversation: refers to wild cherry wood as a carving timber and discusses native honeysuckle.

Notes

Recorded on Feb. 16, 1984 at Guyra, N.S.W.

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Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed summary (2 p.) 
Subjects Lowe, Jim, 1896-1984 -- Interviews.  |  Folk musicians -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region -- Interviews.  |  Folk singers -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region -- Interviews.  |  Folk music -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Folklore -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Folk songs -- New South Wales -- Guyra Region.  |  Violin music.  |  Harmonica music.  |  Guyra Region (N.S.W.) -- History.
Other authors/contributors McDonald, Barry, 1955-, Interviewer

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