Dog and Gun (part 2) / Commentary on ballads in the mountains

Title

Dog and Gun (part 2) / Commentary on ballads in the mountains

Digital Object

Performer

Jackson, Aunt Molly

Date Recorded

1939-27-05

AFS Number

2574B

AFC Collection

AFC 1939/012

AFC Collection Name

Alan Lomax recordings of Aunt Molly Jackson

AFC Catalog Record

Editor Note

Discussion following about ballad-singing in the mountains and local interest in ballad texts and plots. (Lomax pushes Molly to discuss why mountain people sing about lords and ladies.)

Genre

ballad

Instrumentation

vocal

State

New York

County

New York

Town

New York (Ny.)

Tags

Citation

“Dog and Gun (part 2) / Commentary on ballads in the mountains,” Alan Lomax Kentucky Recordings, accessed June 4, 2020, https://lomaxky.omeka.net/items/show/1423.

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