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Title
George Foss recordings of Robert Shiflett George Foss recordings of Robert Shiflett
Type
Audio
Subject
Folk music--Virginia.
Ballads, English--Virginia.
Banjo music--Virginia.
Fiddle tunes--Virginia.
Virginia.
Genre Form
sound recording
Field recordings.
Language
English
In English
Geographic Coverage
Virginia
Identified By
Lccn: 2012655267
Summary
Field recordings of ballads (including Child ballads), banjo tunes, and fiddle tunes performed by Robert Shiflett of Brown's Cove, Virginia. Recording log also includes the name of Mrs. J. W. Bullington, age 80, of Lebanon, Tennessee. Collection includes a list of titles.
Table Of Contents
Gypsy Davy and Lady Ingram
The house carpenter
Lord Thomas and Lord Douglass
Hangman, hangman
John of Hazelgreen / sung by Robert Shiflett
Banjo tunes: Liza Jane; Greasy string; Shout Lou; Joe Clark; Poor Ellen Smith / played by Robert Shiflett
Fiddle tunes: Mississippi Sawyer (with Tom Shiflett, guitar); Cluck old hen / played by Robert Shiflett.
Capture
Date: 1961-06-15
Recorded on June 15, 1961 by George Foss, probably in Brown's Cove, Virginia.
Authorized Access Point
Shiflett, Robert, George Foss recordings of Robert Shiflett
Authorized Access Point Variant
Foss, George, George Foss recordings of Robert Shiflett