Part BBR-18712/1/258892/02 - Breandán Breathnach Collection. Reel-to-Reel 335 [sound recording] / [various performers]. Track 2

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Breandán Breathnach Collection. Reel-to-Reel 335 [sound recording] / [various performers]. Track 2


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1 Track (19 min., 59 sec.)

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a) Speech, b) Song, c) Speech, d) Song, e) Song, f) Speech, g) Instrumental Piece, h) Song, i) Speech, j) Song, k) Speech, l) Song, m) Speech: a) Untitled [Radio announcement], b) Can You Dance the Polka?, c) Untitled [Radio announcement], d) Farewell to Tarwathie, e) Untitled [Brief; one verse only], f) Untitled [Information about the song just song and the tune to be played next; gives the title of the tune], g) ? the Forty Second [Tune has the same melody as that of the song sung before it here], h) Untitled, i) Untitled [Interview; topic: sea songs and shanties], j) The Bug-A-Boo, k) Untitled, l) Untitled [All for Me Grog], m) Untitled [Radio announcement & interview] [This track is a poor-quality off-air dubbing of a (radio or TV) programme titled 'The Sea Folk', broadcast on BBC Northern Ireland]

Bennett, Johnm?
Byrne, Anne, Dublin - singing in English with instrumental accompaniment b
Healy, James N - singing in English with instrumental accompaniment j
Healy, James N, Corkm
McConnell, Cathal, Fermanagh - whistle in trio g
McGuigan, Pat - harmonica in trio g
Unidentified performer - speech in English a
Unidentified performersl

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  • Irish

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Tracks A1–2 are recorded at 1 7/8 ips on the original tape, the rest at 3 3/4. All the material was inputted to Pro Tools at 3 3/4, & the section at 1 7/8 ips was then slowed down by means of a software facility in Pro Tools
The entire contents of tracks B are dubs from tapes made for the Breathnach CICD project.
On side B of this tape, all the contents plays slightly faster than on the original tapes from which it was dubbed; this has not been corrected.
All of the Denis Murphy material on this tape is a selective copy of the contents of BB_RR_30 = 642-ITMA-REEL = K1
The Micho Russell material on this tape is probably a copy of some of the contents of BB_RR_170 = 138-ITMA-REEL
The John Doherty material on this tape is probably a partial copy of recordings made of him by BB at Reelin Bridge, Co Donegal
Breathnach Sliabh Luachra collection [dubs only]
Digitised from the reel-to-reel tape and catalogued by Jackie Small, January 2007.
Imported from Reeldubs July 2013

Spoken information on tape ; Spool: Small label: '19' ; Cardboard container: ; Small label: '19' ; Large label: ; Not in BB's hand: 'Sea Folk Programme' ; In BB's hand: 'I. Denis Murphy / Kerry / II. Micko Russell / Clare / III. Johnny Doherty / Donegal'

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