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Girls and boys from the Yarra Bay Children's Club recite children's rhymes ; and Alex Argus sings two folk songs and recites ; Rose Napp plays accordion accompanied by Fred Napp on bones recorded by Alan Scott and Gay Scott in Alan Scott folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 711636
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Argus, Alex, Performer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1960?-1961? 
1 sound tape reel (min. 65 min.) ; 7 in. 
Series

Alan Scott folklore collection.

Summary

Folkloric recording.

Partial contents
  • Yarra Bay Children's Club
  • Alex Argus: Singing: Melbourne miner ; Recitation: A stockman's tale (My brother Ben and I) ; Singing: My heart's tonight in Texas (incomplete)
  • Rose napp and Fred Napp
  • Children of Loftus rhyming games
  • Old bark hut.
 
Notes

Recorded by Gay and Alan Scott.

Recorded at Gumly Gumly, N.S.W. in 1960 or 1961.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects School children -- New South Wales -- Folklore.  |  Rhyming games -- New South Wales.  |  Folk songs, English -- Australia.  |  Folk poetry, Australian  |  Folk music -- Australia.  |  Accordion music.  |  Bones (Musical instrument)
Other authors/contributors Napp, Rose, Performer  |  Napp, Fred, Performer  |  Scott, Alan, 1930-1995, Interviewer  |  Scott, Gay, 1930-2013, Interviewer
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Girls and boys from the Yarra Bay Children's Club recite children's rhymes

Alex Argus sings two folk songs and recites

Rose Napp plays accordion accompanied by Fred Napp on bones

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