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Consists of a audio recording of workshop explaining how to play dobro and slide guitar, hosted by Michael Cooney and Shelley Posen. Four songs performed with technical explanations and audience question and answer periods interspersed. The first…

Item consists of audio recording of Enoch Kent hosting a workshop formed around the idea of big songs, referring to longstanding ballad or story traditions within songs and beginning with Kent performing "Willie's Rare" (trad.), Margaret McArthur…

Image of musician Michael Cooney sitting on a chair on stage, a banjo is lying on stage; seated audience watching the performance with Lake Ontario in the background.

Image of Michael Cooney leading a group of seated performers, including Owen McBride in a song, accompanied by concertina and guitar.

Image of Michael Cooney leading a group of seated performers, including Owen McBride in a song, accompanied by concertina and guitar.

Image of Michael Cooney crouching below stage in front of audience barrier at evening concert.