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This is an interview with Clarence Maher, Mary O’Rourke, and John O’Rourke. Clarence plays various songs then he discusses its history, where he performed it, and what musicians where at the event. Mary, John, and Clarence talk about how Clarence’s career affected the family.
Cassette Video #
017_013 & 017_014
Kimball intro louder than rest of recording
Includes notes by Jim at end on the "right and left through" dance figure, and a recap of Clarence's story of playing for a Ukrainian dance and wedding in Rochester c. 1931-1932.
Artist's Home, Bergen, NY; Genesee County
College Archives, State University of New York at Geneseo
State University of New York at Geneseo
Artists and Specialties
Clarence Maher - Fiddle; Mary O'Rourke; John O'Rourke; James "Jim" W. Kimball, piano
James "Jim" W. Kimball
Release on File
Kimball, James W., "Interview with Clarence Maher, Mary O'Rourke, & John O'Rourke, Bergen, NY, July 1988 (1 of 2)" (2021). KimballARCH Audio. 341.