Boast (Carnival speech)

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Material Information

Title:
Boast (Carnival speech)
Physical Description:
Audio
Creator:
SB
Recording and Field Log
de Freitas, Vasco ( Performer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Genre:
spoken
story song
masquerade
Spatial Coverage:
Trinidad and Tobago -- St. George -- Trinidad -- Maraval

Notes

General Note:
Caribbean, Trinidad, Afro-Trinidadian
General Note:
Nicholas Street
General Note:
Maraval 5/62
General Note:
T
General Note:
Caribbean 1962
General Note:
This session features performances by a tamboo bamboo ensemble as well as a number of carnival speeches/boasts by leader/singer Vasco de Freitas. A tamboo bamboo ensemble consists primarily of bamboo stamping tubes of different sizes that are played in a hocket-like fashion.
General Note:
vocal

Record Information

Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
1098.0
System ID:
CA90000628:00001