Percy Grainger ethnographic wax cylinders
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Percy Grainger Collection
Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Roberts, Mrs. Mary Anne (singer, female)
Audio digitised from a collection of lacquer discs created by the Library of Congress in 1940 from Grainger's original wax cylinder recordings.
Library of Congress disc number: 78B; Grainger's cylinder number: 214; Grainger's melody number: 306; Roud index number: 291; Performance note: cuts off in mid-verse; muffled voice; Recording note: loud surface noise.