Ted Groves – Quorn, S.A. – Musical Saw Player

INTERVIEW: Ted Groves – Musical Saw Player 1969

 

PLACE: Quorn,South Australia

 

NOTES:

Ted played music on the normal carpenter’s saw using a bow. Aged 65, Ted was about to retire to Adelaide. He learnt to play the saw in England and is the only saw player I have encountered.

 

Wendy Lowenstein 1972

 

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STATE LIBRARY OF VICTORIA ORAL HISTORY

 

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