Six Figure Quadrille I: Fifth Figure

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Material Information

Title:
Six Figure Quadrille I: Fifth Figure
Physical Description:
Audio
Creator:
SB
Field Log
SB
Field Log
Allert, Sonnel ( Performer )
Joseph, Gorine ( Performer )
Alexander, Willie ( Performer )
Caliste, Canute ( Performer )
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Subjects

Genre:
quadrille
Spatial Coverage:
Grenada -- None -- Carriacou -- L'Esterre

Notes

General Note:
Grenadines, Carriacou, Afro-Caribbean
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A wake
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L'Esterre 7/62
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T
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Caribbean 1962
General Note:
The performances on this session are part of a wake. They include chanteys (sailor songs) cantiques, and quadrilles. In his field log, Alan Lomax names a number of individuals who participated in this session, and unless otherwise specified they are all listed as "possible" performers. Many of the recordings can be heard on Caribbean Voyage: Saraca (R0ounder 11661-1726-2) and Caribbean Voyage: Carriacou Calaloo (R0ounder 11661-1722-2).
General Note:
Alan Lomax`s field log lists the age and profession of the performers as follows: Charlie Charles Bristol – 57, seaman Newton Joseph – 51, laborer Sidney Joseph – 37, sailor Sonnel Allert – 32, seaman Gorine Joseph – 51, laborer Willie Alexander – 80, sailor Canute Harris – 34, shipwright Lenus George – 16, student Matteson Joseph – 42, shipwright Avoide Sylvester – 32, laborer Conrad Joseph – 43, fisherman Clyde Anjou – 50, laborer Kingston Joseph – 39, sailor
General Note:
triangle
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bass drum
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tambourine
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fiddle
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Wake Group
General Note:
Quadrille group

Record Information

Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
1192.0
System ID:
CA90001523:00001