Bob & Jacqueline Patten English Folk Music Collection

Symondsbury Mummers Play

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:12:21

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0011422 (copy of C1033/127)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Dorset); Customs

  • Recording date

    1981-12-26

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Bob and Jacqueline Patten Collection

  • Recording locations

    Crewkerne, Somerset, England, UK

  • Performers

    Symondsbury Mummers

  • Recordist

    Patten, Bob

  • Description

    Item notes: In two main sections; Hero/Combat section followed by a Jan and Bet section. This is then followed by the concluding song. Recording notes: Opening missed, missed lines: On comes I, Old Father Christmas, Christmas or Christmas not, I hope old old Father Christmas will never be forgot.. Opening missed. Slight distortion and muffled sound

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