Peter Kennedy Collection

Togo Crawford and Burns Crawford, Mossdale, Kirkcudbrightshire 1954. Tape 2

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Andrew PaceKennedy now starts the recording proper.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 04/03/2013

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    C604/668

  • Recording date

    1954-07-20

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Mossdale, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland

  • Performers

    Crawford, Burns (singer, male), Crawford, Togo (singer, male / spoken, male)

  • Recordist

    Kennedy, Peter

  • Description

    [*Peter Kennedy's notes transcribed verbatim from the original tape box*] 1. Kirkcudbright Town. 2. Canada-i-o. 3. Farmers Boy.- Burns. Kirkcudbright Town (comp by Burns) [2'50"] Last att. After Togo's cough, several att. Talk [1'25"] off mike.- Togo. A Sailor and his own True Love [3'00"] Speech, low mod (Canadie-o).- The Farmer's Boy, 1st att. Edit at [1'25"] Togo and Burns (duet) [2'05"] Long piece to be removed. Total [2'50"].

  • Related images

    1. Togo Crawford with dogs, Mossdale, Kirkcudbrightshire, 1954
    2. Burns Crawford, Mossdale, Kirkcudbrightshire, 1954
    3. Togo Crawford, Mossdale, Kirkcudbrightshire, 1954
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Kennedy now starts the recording proper.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 04/03/2013 16:34:00

Togo Crawford sings a few songs alongside his brother Burns Crawford, interspersed with talk between the two.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 04/03/2013 16:32:00