Yellowhammer song

Description

English

The yellowhammer's song has a rhythm similar to the phrase “a little bit of bread and no cheese”. This song was recorded in Norfolk, England, by Richard Margoschis.
Title:
Yellowhammer song
Date:
15 August 1975
Duration:
00:43
Format:
Sound recording
Creator:
Richard Margoschis
Copyright:
© British Library
Held by
British Library

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