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I happened upon this rarity in the Association for Cultural Equity’s “Global Jukebox,”
the online collection of Alan’s post-1950 field recordings.17 It’s a song from Saint
Eustatius, an island in the Dutch Antilles which lies in the northern Leeward Islands
portion of the West Indies.
“T-I-M-O-T-H-Y” is about two lovers who marry (likely across class lines) without
the approval of the bride’s family. After seeing the happy couple in the last verse, her
father decides to give his blessing after all. I love the

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from Jayme Stone's Lomax Project, released March 3, 2015
Tim O’Brien (voice, fiddle), Moira Smiley (voice, accordion), Margaret Glaspy (guitar), Greg
Garrison (bass), Jayme Stone (banjo)

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tags: folk world Denver

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