:: Title :: Fandango del Albaycín
:: Genre :: fandango, flamenco
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Heredia, Miguel (Niño de la Saeta) [clapping, vocal]
Unidentified [clapping, guitar, jaleo]
:: Setting :: Zambra in the Sacromonte neighborhood
:: Location :: Granada (Granada), Andalucía (Spain)
:: Language :: Spanish, Andalusian
:: Culture :: Spanish, Andalusian, Romani / Gypsy / Gitano
:: Session :: Granada I 9/52
:: Date :: 9/4/1952
:: Reference Information :: T654.0, Track 3 (00:02:17)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This first session in Andalusia took place in the Sacromonte neighbourhood of Granada, at the zambra of Rosa Amaya (known as "La Faraona"). Lomax's diary gives quite detailed, often lyrical descriptions of the Roma (Gypsy, Gitano) artists he met and recorded, of the children and the neighborhood.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Sung fandango about the Albaycín neighborhood of Granada.
:: Collection :: Spain 1952-1953

 

 

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