Peter Kennedy Collection

Barrow on Humber Plough Play, Lincolnshire 1953. Tape 2

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Andrew PaceUnidentified piece of music. Is this a sword dance tune sung by Luke Stanley with piano accompaniment?
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceAccordion piece with dancing background noises. Possibly 'The plough lads dance' with Luke Stanley on accordion, Frank Bell on tambourine, and Jesse Mumby with jug and pan.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceImitation bird whistles.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceChorus sings 'The farmer's boy'.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

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The performers on this tape are unverified, but are likely to be Stanley, Luke (accordion), Bell, Frank (tambourine), and Mumby, Jesse (jug and pan).

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 27/03/2013 20:45:00

This is the second Barrow-on-Humber plough play tape from February 1953.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:01:00

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Unidentified piece of music. Is this a sword dance tune sung by Luke Stanley with piano accompaniment?

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 21:35:00

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Accordion piece with dancing background noises. Possibly 'The plough lads dance' with Luke Stanley on accordion, Frank Bell on tambourine, and Jesse Mumby with jug and pan.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 21:33:00

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Imitation bird whistles.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 21:31:00

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Chorus sings 'The farmer's boy'.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 21:20:00