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There are three interviews and a performance on this recording. The first interview [0:00-3:07] is with Alice Colvin Clemens who talks about where she learned the fiddle. The second interview [6:55-9:44] is with Mr. Coykendall who talks about his calling career. The third interview [9:45-15:20] is with Mr. Cokyendall and Marvin “Mark” Hamilton,” who discusses where has performed. [3:08- 6:52] Is a performance at the festival.
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Motor noise in recorder and wow. Lots of ambient noise/wind in mic, no audio on B.
This recording takes place at the Fiddler's Fair in Watkins Glen State Park, 6/16/1991. The file labels are incorrect as to location. Includes partial performances at festival, and conversation with ____ Coykendall.
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Genesee Country Village & Museum, 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford, NY; Monroe County
College Archives, State University of New York at Geneseo
State University of New York at Geneseo
Artists and Specialties
Marvin "Mark" Hamilton - Calling, Fiddle; Alice Colvin Clemens - Fiddle, Calling
James "Jim" W. Kimball
Release on File
Kimball, James W., "Interview with Marvin "Mark" Hamilton & Alice Colvin Clemens, Watkins Glen, NY, 1991" (2021). KimballARCH Audio. 282.