Desmond & Shelagh Herring English Folk Music Collection

The sailor's farewell

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  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0008163 (copy of C999/5)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Desmond and Shelagh Herring Collection

  • Recording locations

    Boyton, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Performers

    Cooper, Miss (melodeon), Cooper, Miss (singer, female)

  • Recordist

    Herring, Desmond

  • Description

    Performance notes: Miss Cooper plays tune only on melodeon, and then sings words, unaccompanied.

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