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Josie Willett interviewed by Rob Willis in the Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection
Bib ID 6977085
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word, performed music]
Author
Willett, Josie, 1925- interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2015 September 18 
2 sound files (approximately 115 min.) 
Series

Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • Josie plays tunes on the piano in Session 2: Unknown tune
  • C'est magnifique
  • When the moon comes over the mountain
  • Under the bridges of Paris
  • Across the valley from the Alamo
  • Bali Bali
  • When I lost you
  • Blue skirt waltz
  • Paddy Reilly
  • Jealousy
 
Notes

Recorded with Olya Willis. Josie's daughter, Ann-Maree Willett is present at the end of the first session.

Photographs by Olya Willis.

Recorded on 18 September 2015 in Brisbane, Queensland.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Willett, Josie, 1925- -- Interviews.  |  Dance -- Social aspects -- Queensland.  |  Pianists -- Queensland -- Interviews.  |  Dance music.  |  Piano music.
Other authors/contributors Willett, Ann-Maree, 1964- interviewee  |  Willis, Rob, 1944- interviewer  |  Willis, Olya, interviewer, photographer

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ORAL TRC 6124/108
Copy: Recording
Special Collections Reading Room
ORAL TRC 6124/108 (summary)
Copy: Summary
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