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Transcript of 'The broken-hearted milkman' as sung by Tom Murphy / Aidan O'Hara

The broken-hearted milkman, song (I’m a hard-working milkman in grief I’m arrayed …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'The emigrant from Newfoundland' as sung by Henry Campbell & Gerald Campbell / Aidan O'Hara

The emigrant from Newfoundland, song (Dear Newfoundland have I have leave you …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'The girls from Newfoundland' as sung by Henry Nash / Aidan O'Hara

The girls from Newfoundland, song (There is a girl in St. John's Harbour I'm longing now to see …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'The stream of cancer' [Drunken captain] as sung by Dermot Roche / Aidan O'Hara

Drunken captain, song (In the stream of cancer, our good ship lay …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector. Though Aidan records the title as 'The stream of cancer,' Dermot Roche's daughter, Karen Sarro, identifies the lyrics as 'The drunken captain'--a song that her father and elder brother regularly performed.

Transcript of 'This is east' as sung by Frankie Nash / Aidan O'Hara

This is east, song (This is east and this is west, soon I learned to say the rest …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'Thomas Trim' as sung by Gerald Campbell / Aidan O'Hara

Thomas Trim, song (I’m Thomas Trim a swell young man …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of 'True lovers' conversation' as sung by Henry Campbell / Aidan O'Hara

True lovers' conversation, song (One pleasant evening as pinks and daisies …) A typed transcript based on Aidan O'Hara's field recording, with annotations and corrections by the collector.

Transcript of a conversation about a dancing competition between two dance masters / Mick Nash ; Aidan O'Hara

A typed transcript of a conversation between Aidan O'Hara and Mick Nash. Mick Nash describes a competition between a dance master from Ireland and a dance master from Angel's Cove.

Untitled singles

Gerald Campbell, accordion

Untitled singles / Gerald Campbell, accordion

Three singles. Singles are a tune type that is specific to Newfoundland dance music. They are similar to an Irish polka, but played at a faster tempo and with a heavy accent at the beginning of each bar.