Makak Et Chyen

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Material Information

Title:
Makak Et Chyen
Physical Description:
Audio
Creator:
SB
Editor
SB
Editor
Florius, Malcousu ( Performer )
Unidentified ( Performer )
Gourpil, Augustin ( Performer )
Grivalliers, Casimir ( Performer )
Grivalliers, Raoul ( Performer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Genre:
story
kont
wake game/story-song
Spatial Coverage:
Martinique -- None -- La Trinité -- Le Pérou, Sainte-Marie

Notes

General Note:
French Antillian, Martinique, Afro-Caribbean
General Note:
Unspecified
General Note:
Sainte-Marie II 6/62
General Note:
T
General Note:
Caribbean 1962
General Note:
This session features songs and stories (kont) that typically accompany a wake. Genres include beguine, bélè (also bèlè), and work songs, as well as numerous interviews. Many of the recordings in this session can be found on Caribbean Voyage: The French Antilles (R0ounder 1733) and Caribbean Voyage: Martinique (R0ounder 1730).
General Note:
Narrated story interspersed with singing. The songs are unaccompanied and feature alternating solo and call-and-response singing between the lead singer and the chorus as well as handclapping throughout. Note call-and-response exchange between the speaker and the audience.
General Note:
vocal
General Note:
Bélè group

Record Information

Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
1121.0
System ID:
CA90000867:00001