Bob Davenport English Folk Music Collection

I want to be a sausage

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:14

  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0010826 (copy of C1047/11)

  • Recording date

    1979-06-07

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Bob Davenport Archive

  • Recording locations

    Unknown location (possibly Sam Sherry's home), Lancashire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Sherry, Sam, 1912-2001 (guitar), Sherry, Sam, 1912-2001 (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Tise, Edward

  • Description

    Item notes: Recorded for the film "The Boldon Lad: aspects of traditional music in working class Britain", directed by John Tchalenko (1980). Performance notes: Song recorded during interview with Sam Sherry (interview continued from tape C1047/10) . Performer notes: Variety theatre entertainer and speciality dancer, particularly known for his acrobatic clog dancing. Recording notes: Recorded with 50Hz crystal neopilot track (not audible on playback copy).

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