Urban Pioneers interview with McRay Magleby, July 20, 2007

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Title Urban Pioneers interview with McRay Magleby, July 20, 2007
Alternative Title Polly Stewart Oral History Project: Interview with McRay Magleby
Links to Media https://stream.lib.utah.edu/index.php?c=portable_details&id=9679
Creator Magleby, McRay; Stewart, Polly, 1943-2013
Contributor Bateman, Jennifer; Green, Laura Marcus
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-07-20
Date Digital 2013-06-21
Temporal Coverage April 7, 2007
Description Recording of an interview by Polly Stewart with McRay Magleby, 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 Magleby, McRay--Interviews; Folk singers--Utah--Interviews; Musicians--Utah--Interviews; Folk music--Utah
Keywords McRay Magleby; Mac Magleby; Folk revival; Urban Pioneers; Oral history; Interviews
Table of Contents 1. Polly Stewart explains Utah Urban Pioneers Oral History Project/McRay Magleby gives basic background information; 2. Music in the family/mother was a music teacher and saxophone player; 3. Getting interested in music/friendship with Dave Guard, Kingston Trio banjo player; 4. Talking about musical history/evolution of the Salt City Bluegrass Boys/band members doing graphics for logo and artwork; 5. Talking about repertoire and musical technique in the Salt City Bluegrass Boys/friendship and mentorship with Allen Shelton, banjo player with Jim and Jesse/developing instructional materials (tablature) for students; 6. Looking through Magleby's archive of Salt City Bluegrass Boys photos and printed materials; 7. Salt City Bluegrass Boys history/ending of group/Magleby's musical activities as one man band after move to BYU; 8. Teaching music at Daynes and Southeast Music; 9. Remembering banjo workshop with Fred Rinehart and Dave Roylance in Liberty Park, spring 1966; 10. Talking about road trip to L.A. with Pete Netka in around 1963; 11. Talking about graphic arts career/growth of BYU graphic design to nationally known program; 12. Keeping the music going while building graphic arts career/teaching music; 13. Talking about new Swing Banjo publication; 14. Talking about parents/mother's help with developing tablature; 15. Talking about friendship with Byron (By) Davis and his death; 16. Remembering Rich McClure; 17. Talking about Fred Rinehart, his seven-string banjo and his place in the Utah Urban Folk Revival Scene; 18. Talking about the Rosewood Trio forming for the Utah Urban Pioneers Concert/playing with Gloria Rowland; 19. Talking about Bruce Cummings; 20. Talking about current musical activities, teaching and playing out with Gloria Rowland; 21. Talking about personal archive of Utah Urban Pioneers photographs and memorabilia
Type Sound
Genre Sound recordings
Format application/pdf
Extent 70 minutes, 24 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/s6jw8zsc
Setname uu_utfolklore
Date Created 2013-07-01
Date Modified 2014-02-20
ID 716479
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6jw8zsc
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