Keith Summers English Folk Music Collection

'Spanker' Austin interview, part 01

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:07:13

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0010646 (copy of C1002/78)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk); Interview

  • Recording date

    1974

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Keith Summers Collection

  • Recording locations

    Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Interviewees

    Austin, 'Spanker' (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Summers, Keith (speaker, male interviewer)

  • Recordist

    Summers, Keith

  • Abstract

    'Spanker' Austin talks about his moustache, living in Woodbridge, can’t remember tunes, can read music [train goes past], his fiddle [number of long pauses as he thinks of tunes]

  • Description

    Recording notes: Low recording level, voice often indistinct

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