John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

Farmer's boy

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  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0014051 (copy of C1034/253)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Recording locations

    Bill Jaggard's home, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Speakers

    Jaggard, Bill (male)

  • Description

    Item notes: Roud Folk Song Index no. 408. Spoken fragments. Singer also talks briefly about the composer of the song, Robert Bloomfield (1766-1823) and tries to recall some other songs

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