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Workshop : Dobro and slide guitar

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Title

Workshop : Dobro and slide guitar

Subject

Blues guitar

Description

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 song is "Spanish Grass" (trad.), followed by "At the End of a Long Lonely Day" (Marty Robbins), "John Henry" (trad.) and an unknown song.
There are numerous drops in the audio recording at various intervals.

Abstract

Spanish Grass / trad. (Michael Cooney, Shelley Posen). -- "At the End of a Long Lonely Day" / Marty Robbins (Michael Cooney, Shelley Posen). -- John Henry/ trad. (Shelley Posen, Michael Cooney). -- [unknown song] / [unknown] (Shelley Posen, Michael Cooney).

Creator

Shelley Posen
Michael Cooney

Date

6 July 1973

Rights

Michael Cooney : contacted and permission granted.
Shelley Posen : contacted and permission granted.

Access Rights

For further copyright information contact : ascproj@yorku.ca

License

Any recordings made available are for non-commercial, research-purposes only.

Is Part Of

Mariposa Folk Foundation fonds, F0511.

Format

1 audio reel (ca. 23 min.) : 3 3/4 IPS, mono.
1 sound recording (WAV) : 224 MB ; 22 min. 23 sec. (preservation copy)
1 sound recording (MP3) : 30.6 MB ; 22 min. 23 sec. (access copy)

Extent

00:22:23

Language

English

Type

Sound recording

Identifier

ASCA00001

Coverage

Toronto Islands, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
43° 37' 16" N - 79° 22' 43" W
6 July 1973. -- Area 1. -- 10:30-11:00.

Sound Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 audio reel (ca. 23 min.) : 3 3/4 IPS, mono

Duration

00:22:23

Bit Rate/Frequency

48kHz , 192kbps (preservation copy)

Files

Citation

Shelley Posen and Michael Cooney, “Workshop : Dobro and slide guitar,” York University Libraries | Clara Thomas Archives & Special Collections online exhibits, accessed November 24, 2017, http://archives.library.yorku.ca/items/show/2077.