John Lloyd Williams in Criccieth - 1 August, 1912

from John Lloyd Williams Diaries:

At Cric[cie]th. Adjourned to house - Played Penshair, Serch Hudol, Codiad y Hedydd, Llwyn Onn, while he sang Penillion - He is getting on well but complains that he has not been adjudicd. yet by anyone who knows anything of the art. To the kitchen - sang a lot of W[elsh] F[olk] Songs. The old lady knew sev[era]l - betrayed herself her left fist keeping time - but when challenged to sing got quite shy -

cite as

John Lloyd Williams, J. Lloyd Williams Diaries. In National Library of Wales, number GB 0210 JLLW MB1/1-42. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432979084131 accessed: 2 July, 2022

location of experience: Criccieth

Listeners

John Lloyd Williams
Botanist, botanist, editor, examiner […]
1854-1945

Listening to

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folk songs

Experience Information

Date/Time 1 August, 1912
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by mallen on Sat, 30 May 2015 10:44:44 +0100
Approved on Wed, 09 Nov 2016 09:33:03 +0000