John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

Unidentified tune / This old man

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:01:53

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0011241 (copy of C1034/205)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (London)

  • Recording date

    1990-05-23

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Recording locations

    Greenwich, London, England, UK

  • Performers

    "Just" Henry (hammer dulcimer)

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Description

    Performance notes: Apparently accompanied by percussion instruments, possibly played by children. Recorded while "Just" Henry is busking in Greenwich; background sounds of passing crowd and coins being thrown; a lot of wind in microphone

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