Urban Pioneers interview with Chris Montague, August 14,2007

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Title Urban Pioneers interview with Chris Montague, August 14,2007
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Chris Montague
Links to Media https://stream.lib.utah.edu/index.php?c=portable_details&id=9665
Creator Montague, Chris, 1948- ; Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Contributor Bateman, Jennifer; Green, Laura Marcus
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-08-14
Date Digital 2013-06-21
Temporal Coverage August 14, 2007
Description Recording of an interview by Polly Stewart with Chris Montague, a participant in the Utah folk music scene of the 1960s. Jennifer Bott [now Bateman] served as sound engineer. Transcript by Laura R. Marcus [now Green]. One of the interview recordings that Polly Stewart and Jennifer Bott conducted for the Utah Folk Music Revival Oral History Project, 2004-2011
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah)
Subject Montague, Chris, 1948- --Interviews; Folk singers--Utah--Interviews; Musicians--Utah--Interviews; Folk music--Utah
Keywords Chris Montague; Folk revival; Urban Pioneers; Oral history; Interviews
Table of Contents 1. General background; 2. Becoming interested in music/learning to play guitar; 3. Discovering the banjo/getting into bluegrass music; 4. High school bands, the Wind River Boys/playing in the Weiser Fiddle Contest; 5. Playing with Hal Cannon and Tom Carter, Uncle Lumpy; 6. Talking about the mindset required in playing and relationship to the music Playing music in college/forming bluegrass fusion band Puddle City in Portland, Oregon; 7. Dissolution of Puddle City/staying in touch with other band members Coming back to Salt Lake City/meeting and playing music with wife, Liz; 8. Talking about ways of "reading" music-sight-reading, tablature, by ear/music for banjo/learning, playing, and jamming styles; 9. Playing with Uncle Lumpy for Utah Urban Pioneers Concert Playing music with wife Liz and others/winding up interview; 10. Talking about music in the family
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 40 minutes, 44 seconds
Language eng
Rights This material may be protected by copyright. Permission may be required for use in any form. For further information please contact Alison Regan, Head of Scholarship and Education Services at the J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah: alison.regan@utah.edu.
Is Part of The 30 interview recordings that Polly Stewart and Jennifer Bott conducted for the Utah Folk Music Revival Oral History Project
ARK ark:/87278/s6kh166h
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716355
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6kh166h
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