Peter Kennedy Collection

Annie Patterson, St Andrew's, Orkney 1955. Tape 1

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Andrew PacePatterson's son [unknown name] translates the song for Kennedy.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 07/03/2013

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    C604/1076

  • Recording date

    1955-07-18

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    St. Andrews, Orkney, Scotland

  • Performers

    Patterson, Annie (singer, female / spoken, male), Patterson, [?] (spoken, male)

  • Recordist

    Kennedy, Peter

  • Description

    [*Peter Kennedy's notes transcribed verbatim from the original tape box*] .- X Frog came to Miss Mouse's Door [1'40"].- 2. The Ploughboy's Dream. Talk after [3'10"].- 3. Farewell to Stromness [1'37"] talk [2'05"].- 4. Tam Gibb's Soo. Rip(e) = rope of strand [1'50"]. Talk [0'15"] Total 1'05"].- 5. (translation after by her son (?) + source [0'30"].- 6.(Young and Single Sailor) Two Sailors Walking [2'15"].

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[10:37]

Patterson's son [unknown name] translates the song for Kennedy.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 07/03/2013 23:14:00

Annie Patterson (aged 82) sings and talks briefly about each song. Her son sometimes comments in the background.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 07/03/2013 23:12:00