John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

Frank Sharman interview, part 04

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:57

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0011210 (copy of C1034/64)

  • Recording date

    1984-11-10

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Recording locations

    Frank Sharman's home, Wortham, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Interviewees

    Sharman, Frank (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Howson, John (speaker, male)

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Abstract

    Learning songs from song books and records; his father, who was also a singer (killed in WW1); his uncle in Canada who had a stammer but was a beautiful singer; playing quoits and singing in The Queen’s Head

  • Description

    Interviewee notes: Aged 76 years

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