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National Folk Festival 2018 launch at the National Library of Australia
Bib ID 7579552
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [performed music, spoken word]
Author
Merrigan, Pam, 1950- speaker
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2018 
1 sound file (approximately 98 min.) 
Full contents
  • Pam Merrigan, Festival Director of National Folk Festival, offers a welcome and introduction
  • Gordon Ramsay officially launches the 2018 National Folk Festival
  • Laurie McDonald and Andrew Galan recite poetry (bush poetry vs the rest of the world)
  • Marie-Louise Ayres, Director-General of National Library of Australia, talks of the NLA's involvement with the National Folk Festival
  • Gabrielle Mackey announces the lifetime achievement award winners, Margaret and Bill Winnett
  • Performance by Cat and Clint (Cat Moser and Clint Dylan O'Grady)
  • Pam Merrigan closes the event.
 
Notes

Recorded on 21 February 2018 at the National Library of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects National Folk Festival (2018 : Canberra, A.C.T.)  |  Folk music -- Australia -- History.  |  Folk music -- Australia.
Other authors/contributors Merrigan, Pam, 1950- speaker  |  Ramsay, Gordon, 1964- speaker  |  Ayres, Marie-Louise, speaker  |  Mackey, Gabrielle, speaker  |  Galan, Andrew, 1974- speaker  |  McDonald, Laurie, 1944- speaker  |  Moser, Cat, 1982- performer  |  O'Grady, Clint, performer  |  Cat and Clint (Musical group), performer  |  National Library of Australia, host institution  |  National Folk Festival (2018 : Canberra, A.C.T.)

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