Wedding song

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Material Information

Title:
Wedding song
Physical Description:
Audio
Creator:
SB
Recordings and Field Log
SB
Recording
Unidentified ( Performer )
Unidentified ( Performer )
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Unidentified ( Performer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Genre:
wedding song
Spatial Coverage:
Trinidad and Tobago -- Chaguanas -- Trinidad -- Charlieville

Notes

General Note:
Caribbean, Trinidad, Indo-Trinidadian
General Note:
Pierre Road
General Note:
Charlieville 5/62
General Note:
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General Note:
Caribbean 1962
General Note:
This session documents a traditional Indo-Trinidadian wedding. Performances include tassa drumming, religious songs, wedding songs, and work songs.
General Note:
Singing accompanied by traditional orchestra. Alan Lomax writes about this performance: “man dressed as bride and another dressed as groom…” (field log).
General Note:
vocal
General Note:
harmonium
General Note:
drum (drums)
General Note:
dhantal
General Note:
Saraswati Prakash Group

Record Information

Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
1084.0
System ID:
CA90000506:00001