Part BBR-18712/1/258887/07 - Breandán Breathnach Collection. Reel-to-Reel 330 [sound recording] / [various performers]. Track 7

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Breandán Breathnach Collection. Reel-to-Reel 330 [sound recording] / [various performers]. Track 7


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1 Track (46 sec.)

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Speech: Untitled [Information about the Shetland music just played; the performers were father (Jimmy) and son (Peter) Scully; the version of the performers' surname given here does not seem to match with that given in earlier speech links]

Mac Gill-Eain, Calum, Scotland - speech in English

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  • Irish

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MRU XII [BB identification for this tape] / MRU 12
No CICD cards appear to have been written from this tape, though BB indicated on his (partial) short-list that some tunes were to be transcribed
Breathnach Sliabh Luachra collection
This tape is not exclusively of Sliabh Luachra material
Digitised from the reel-to-reel tape and catalogued by Jackie Small, September 2006.
Imported from Reeldubs July 2013

Label on cardboard box: 'MRU XII / incldg / Shetland / fiddle playing / ex Radio Eireann' ; Box side: 'MRU R/E XII' ; One of two box lids: 'Shetland fiddle' ; Other of two box lids: 'LONGFORD SoD' [crossed out] ; Information on music pages in BB's hand, consisting of a short-list (with music incipits) of part of the contents of the tape, with added comments by BB (including coloured markings indicating which tunes are to be transcribed). The list breaks off in the middle of the short-list for side two of the tape.

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