Reg Hall English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music & Customs Collection
Martin Byrnes interview, part 02
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Bill Leader's flat, Camden Town, London, England, UK
Byrnes, Martin, 1927- (speaker, male)
Hall, Reg (speaker, male), Leader, Bill (speaker, male), Nalder, Peter (speaker, male)
Influenced by Michael Coleman, tale about Coleman having made Paddy Kelloran's records, his own fiddling style, came to England (Gloucester) 1948, then London 1950, meeting and playing with Michael Gorman and Willie Clancy, Joe Ryan, going to Warsaw, making a record in Poland
Interviewee's note: Fiddle player from Ahacragh, Co. Galway, resident in London. Recording note: occasional bleed-through from a previous recording.