Peter Kennedy Collection

Sarah Makem, Keady, Armagh 1952

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    C604/566

  • Recording date

    1952-07-11

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Keady, Armagh, Northern Ireland

  • Performers

    Makem, Sarah (singer, female)

  • Recordist

    Kennedy, Peter

  • Description

    'As I Roved Out'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song. 'Jacket's Green'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song with short talk afterwards. Sarah Makem learned the song from her Uncle Jimmy. Talking about her mother's family as singers. 'When a Man's in Love'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song, followed by a short talk about learning from her mother. 'Erin's Lovely Home'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song. 'Erin's Lovely Home (Talk)'. Sarah Makem. Description of the song and Sarah Makem's thoughts on it. 'The Cot in the Corner'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song, eviction ballad also known as 'Kathleen Mavourneen'. 'The Laurel Wear (Talk)'. Sarah Makem. Annie Jane Kelly introducing the song. 'The Laurel Wear'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song. 'As I Roved Out'. Sarah Makem. Solo female song.

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