Peter Kennedy Collection

(Photograph) John MacDonald. Pitgaveny, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland

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  • Type

    image

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    MS Mus. 1771/1/PR0447

  • Date

    1955-07-01

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Pitgaveny, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland

  • Performers

    MacDonald, John

  • Description

    John MacDonald, singer and accordion player, photographed outdoors with his accordion in Pitgaveny, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland. Rear of photograph states "John MacDonald - Scots ballad singer (recorded by Hamish Henderson and Peter Kennedy. Pitgaveny, Elgin, Morayshire, July 1955. Sings Bothy Ballads to his own accompaniment on the melodeon (old-fashoined accordion) Songs: The Roving Ploughboy, The Buchan Miller". 2 of 3 related photographs from same session.

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    (Photograph) John MacDonald. Pitgaveny, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland

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