Urban Pioneers interview with Peter Netka, July 26, 2007 (Cassette Recording Side A)

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Title Urban Pioneers interview with Peter Netka, July 26, 2007 (Cassette Recording Side A)
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with Peter Netka
Links to Media https://stream.lib.utah.edu/index.php?c=portable_details&id=9683
Creator Netka, Peter; Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Contributor Bateman, Jennifer; Green, Laura Marcus
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-07-26
Date Digital 2013-06-21
Temporal Coverage July 26, 2007
Description Recording of Part 1 of an interview by Polly Stewart with Peter Netka, 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 Netka, Peter--Interviews; Folk singers--Utah--Interviews; Musicians--Utah--Interviews; Folk music--Utah
Keywords Peter Netka; Folk revival; Urban Pioneers; Oral history; Interviews
Table of Contents 1. Netka's basic background information; 2. Polly Stewart explains Utah Urban Pioneers Oral History Project/Peter; 3. Talking about musical background; 4. Getting interested in bluegrass music/learning to play guitar and dobro/becoming part of the Utah urban folk music scene; 5. Becoming member of the Utah Valley Boys, then the Salt City Bluegrass Boys; 6. Time in the National Guard/friendship with and influence of Tut Taylor/road trip to the South with Tom Carter; 7. Life's path/getting back to music/joining the Lab Dogs and Holdin' Out; 8. On being an older (and old-time) musician playing with younger people/road trip to Nashville with Tom Carter, seeing Flat and Scruggs taping a TV show; 9. Seeking out the bluegrass masters/road trip to L.A. with McRay Magleby; 10. Talking about the future of bluegrass; 11. Wednesday bluegrass jam session in Salt Lake City; 12. Talking about bluegrass as inclusive and democratic musical tradition; 13. Talking about laborious road to learning to play music through listening; 14. Coming back to music after a long absence/being a dobro player; 15. Talking about social relations among musicians and bands during the Utah Urban Folk Music Revival
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 46 minutes, 2 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/s6126bj3
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716460
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6126bj3
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