John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

My mama did kill me and put me in pie

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:06

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0014006 (copy of C1034/225)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music

  • Recording date

    ca. 1991

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Performers

    Thomas, Rosy (singer, child)

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Speakers

    Thomas, Taffy (male)

  • Description

    Item notes: Part of the folk tale "Appley and Orangey", or "The story of Orange". Roud Folk Song Index no. 2386. Performance notes: Recording of Taffy Thomas' small daughter Rosy singing the song from the story of Appley and Orangey (preceded by a fragment of the story spoken by Taffy Thomas)

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