Kali ritual singing (IV)

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Material Information

Title:
Kali ritual singing (IV)
Physical Description:
Audio
Creator:
SB
Editor
SB
Editor
Souprayen, Edouard ( Performer )
Unidentified ( Performer )
Unidentified ( Performer )
Unidentified ( Performer )
Govindin, Benjamin ( Performer )
Prêtre, Grand ( Performer )
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Subjects

Genre:
religious song
talk/ambience
madras drumming
Spatial Coverage:
Guadeloupe -- None -- Basse-Terre -- Capesterre Belle-Eau

Notes

General Note:
French Antillian, Guadeloupe, Indo-Caribbean, Tamil
General Note:
Unspecified
General Note:
Capesterre Belle-Eau 7/62
General Note:
T
General Note:
Caribbean 1962
General Note:
A religious ceremony in honor of the Hindu goddess Kali. It features leader and chorus singing and ritual drumming. Some of the recordings can be found on Caribbean Voyage: The French Antilles (R0ounder 1733) and Caribbean Voyage: East Indian Music in the West Indies (R0ounder 1723).
General Note:
These performances take place before the altar of Kali. Religious song(s) featuring prominent call-and-response between lead singer and chorus.
General Note:
vocal
General Note:
cymbals
General Note:
dholak
General Note:
matalon
General Note:
Madras drummers

Record Information

Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
1164.0
System ID:
CA90001292:00001