Keith Summers English Folk Music Collection

The Roving Gypsy

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    1CDR0007374 (copy of C1002/46)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Keith Summers Collection

  • Recording locations

    Worlingworth, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Performers

    Whiting, Fred ('Pip'), 1906-1988 (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Summers, Keith

  • Description

    Item notes: First line: I was born on the road when my mother was hawking pegs. Performer notes: From Kenton, Suffolk. Age 69. Left handed fiddle player who plays a right handed strung violin. Recording notes: Slight distortion as the tape comes to an end

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The Roving Gypsy

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