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John Irvine learned the fiddle as a boy.

Title - John Irvine learned the fiddle as a boy.
Contributors - John Jamieson Irvine
Reporters - Tom Anderson
Item Person - Irvine, John [Auld Glibie]

Summary - John Irvine learned the fiddle as a boy.

John Irvine, known as Auld Glibie, from Whalsay, started to learn the fiddle when he was nine years old, but didn't know how to tune his fiddle until one day his uncle came along and showed him how to tune it properly.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:34
Date Recorded - 1959
Language - Scots, Other
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 91256
Original Tape ID - SA1959.092
Original Track ID - SA1959.92.1
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Shetland
  Parish - Nesting
  Island - Whalsay

Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/91256/1




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