Photograph of session musicians at the Duke of Clarence

 
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Object

Photograph

Title

Photograph of session musicians at the Duke of Clarence

Material

Photo

Dimensions

Width (Width): 17.4cm
Height (Height): 12.6cm

Description

Photograph of rehearsals at the Duke of Clarence in the early 1990s. The Duke of Clarence pub, formerly on Clarence Road in Clapton, held popular music sessions for lesbian musicians. These were often fundraising events.

This photograph shows six musicians (Unknown flute player, Irene Scott with spoons, Julie McNamara with bodhran, Sarah Barrett with fiddle, Maggie Casey with whistle, Trish Sweeney with bodhran). McNamara, Barrett and Sweeney were Hackney musicians.

Production place

Hackney

Inscription

No inscription

Object number

2017.104

On display?

No
 

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