Bob & Jacqueline Patten English Folk Music Collection

‘Banjo’ Harry Fielding interview, part 14

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:23

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0011405 (copy of C1033/110)

  • Recording date

    1980-09-14

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Bob and Jacqueline Patten Collection

  • Recording locations

    Timsbury, Somerset, England, UK

  • Interviewees

    Fielding, 'Banjo' Harry (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Patten, Bob (speaker, male)

  • Recordist

    Patten, Bob

  • Abstract

    No local songs. Stopped busking after his wife died, ‘that took the wind out of my sales’. Recites a line of a Sweeny Todd monologue. Places in Scotland where he went. East coast (of England) was never any good for making money.

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‘Banjo’ Harry Fielding interview, part 14

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