To Prevent A Shilling From Rolling

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Material Information

Title:
To Prevent A Shilling From Rolling
Physical Description:
Audio
Creator:
SB
Editor
SB
Editor
Carbon, Sonia ( Performer )
Baptiste, Millie ( Performer )
Baptiste, Millie ( Performer )
Abraham, Miranda ( Performer )
George, Desima ( Performer )
Benjamin, Nettie ( Performer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Genre:
wake game/story-song
Spatial Coverage:
Dominica -- None -- Saint Andrew -- Woodford Hill

Notes

General Note:
Caribbean, Dominica, Afro-Caribbean
General Note:
Unspecified
General Note:
Woodford Hill 6/62
General Note:
T
General Note:
Caribbean 1962
General Note:
This session features a variety of groups and performance styles. It begins with a group performing songs and game songs that would typically be sung during a wake, followed by a work group gang, a bélè (also bélé) group, and a steel band. The session concludes with two performances of children’s songs and lullabies. Some of the recordings can be found on Caribbean Voyage: Dominica (R0ounder 1724).
General Note:
Chorus singing in (octave) unison. Handclapping and bouladjèl (“mouth drumming”) throughout.
General Note:
vocal
General Note:
clapping
General Note:
Wake Game Group

Record Information

Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
1137.0
System ID:
CA90000999:00001