Interview with Marvin

Title

Interview with Marvin "Mark" Hamilton, Black Creek, NY, January 1988

Files

Identifier

JKC_Caller_HamiltonMark_19880121_01_merged

Description

This interview with Marvin "Mark" Hamilton and his wife Katie Hamilton centers on Mark's childhood memories, a history of places where Mark performed, the background behind songs he performed, and the lives of musicians he knew. Mark sings and speaks the square dance calls, explains the dance routine behind them and gives the history behind each of them. Katie often joins in to sing the lyrics of some songs.

File Length

1900-01-00

File Format

MP3

Original Format

Cassette

Event Date

1988-01-21

Location

Artist's Home, Black Creek, NY; Allegany County

Instruments

Accordion, Fiddle, Guitar

Artists and Specialties

Marvin "Mark" Hamilton - Calling, Fiddle; Katie Hamilton- vocals

Interviewer(s)

James "Jim" W. Kimball; Karen Canning

Publication Date

9-2-2021

Rights

College Archives, State University of New York at Geneseo

Source

State University of New York at Geneseo

Interview with Marvin

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