Opie collection of children's games & songs
Recording of children demonstrating songs and discussing playground games with Iona Opie (part 2 of 2)
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Children's games; Children's songs
1981-07 and 1983-08
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Opie collection of children's games and songs
Liss, Hampshire, England
Opie, Iona (speaker, female)
Part 2 of 2. [00:00:00 - 00:03:33]. This recording was made by Iona Opie when she recorded her granddaughter Elizabeth Opie reciting children's playground games and songs. It is unclear when this recording was made. Elizabeth performs two clapping games for Iona. These are 'See, See, My Baby' [00:00:00 - 00:01:59] and 'I Went to a Chinese Restaurant' [00:02:00 - 00:03:01]. The recording ends with Iona herself singing 'Miss Mary Mack' [00:03:02 - 00:03:33].
Item notes: Recording of children demonstrating songs and discussing playground games with Iona Opie. Speakers' notes: Group of Liss Schoolchildren. Recording notes: Slight L/R imbalance, variable throughout. Slight distortion throughout.