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, all seated and playing various instruments, with two people who appear to be immersed in conversation in the corner behind them. Musicians - Di McLoughlin (Soprano Saxe), Shirley McNamara (Singer), Maggie Casey (Whistles),
Unknown flute player, Irene Scott (spoons), Trish Sweeney (bodhran), Sarah Barrett (Fiddle)

Production place

Hackney

Inscription

No inscription

Object number

2017.106

On display?

No
 

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