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AU1998-1075-020 -- Interview excerpt



AG:  Grand children, l love you very much and I sang all those songs, I sang all those songs that I learned during my life and... I hope that you you will listen to them. Probably none, most of them won't understand but I enjoyed singing them for you and l hope; l'm getting pretty old so... I don't think I'll sing very long. I won't sing very much now but. I couldn't sing too much 'cause l'm old. I wish you, I wish you a lot of love during your life, I wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and everything that you desire during your life and I will say good bye and God bless you.

 

Dublin Core

Title

AU1998-1075-020 -- Interview excerpt

Description

Excerpt from interview of Alberta Gagné (TC1998-1075-020) by Martha Pellerin. Part of a project (VFC1998-0007) on Franco-American song in New England funded by the Vermont Folklife Center and undertaken by Pellerin. Interview is one in a series of six conducted between 1995-01-09 and 1995-12-06 as an effort to document the French language song repertoire of Gagné.

Source

VFC1998-0007 Martha Pellerin Collection. TC1998-1075 interview with Alberta Gagné. Vermont Folklife Center Archive, Vermont Folklife Center, Middlebury, Vermont, United States of America.

Date

Rights

Copyright (c) Vermont Folklife Center

Relation

Full Interview: vfc1998-0005_tc1998-1075

Language

fra

Identifier

vfc1998-0007_tc1998-1075-001b-009

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Interviewer

Transcription

AG:  Grand children, l love you very much and I sang all those songs, I sang all those songs that I learned during my life and... I hope that you you will listen to them. Probably none, most of them won't understand but I enjoyed singing them for you and l hope; l'm getting pretty old so... I don't think I'll sing very long. I won't sing very much now but. I couldn't sing too much 'cause l'm old. I wish you, I wish you a lot of love during your life, I wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and everything that you desire during your life and I will say good bye and God bless you.

 

Original Format

sound cassette (analog)

Citation

“AU1998-1075-020 -- Interview excerpt,” Vermont Folklife Center Digital Collections, accessed October 20, 2014, http://www.vermontfolklifecenter.org/digital-archive/collections/items/show/367.