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Rose Napp and Fred Napp recorded by Alan Scott in Alan Scott folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 711536
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Napp, Rose, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access to be determined. 
Description 1957 
1 tape reel (ca. 24 min.) ; 5 in. 
Series

Alan Scott folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording

Rose Napp plays button accordion and sings accompanied by her husband, Fred on bones, who also plays accordion.

Full contents
  • Playing: Mowing the barley; Blow the fire blacksmith
  • Singing: Blow the fire blacksmith; Matty ne'er was punished; When the sheep are in the field; Eighteen pence
  • Playing: Golden slippers
  • Fred then plays the bones to a gramophone record of There's no place like home
  • Accordion: Rolling (played by Rose); Rolling (Fred); Lightly row (Rose & thereafter) ; Down in the Cane Brake; Babes in the wood
  • Jolly Miller singing: Tri-coloured ribbon.
 
Notes

Recorded at Cobar, N.S.W. in 1957.

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Subjects Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Folk dance music -- Australia.  |  Accordion music.  |  Button-key accordion.  |  Bones (Musical instrument)
Other authors/contributors Scott, Alan, 1930-1995, Interviewer  |  Napp, Fred, Performer

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