Roy Palmer English Folk Music Collection

Frank Jones interview, part 1

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:06

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0010578 (copy of C1023/85)

  • Recording date

    1984-10-17

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Roy Palmer collection

  • Recording locations

    Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK

  • Performers

    Jones, Frank (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Jones, Frank

  • Abstract

    Frank Jones introduces himself and songs

  • Description

    Performance notes: Singer begins by introducing himself and the songs he is about to sing, and talks about his mother (1879-1977) from whom he learned most of the songs. All songs are brief fragments only; in some cases only the first line or first few words are remembered; therefore not catalogued individually. Typed transcriptions of all songs are in IMC file. Recording notes: Recording made by the singer himself

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Frank Jones interview, part 1

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