:: Title :: Interview with Emperor Mackenze about Bahamian celebrations (I)
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Mackenze, Emperor [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Long Cay (South Andros Island), Bahamas (unspecified) (Bahamas, The)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Afro-Caribbean, Bahamian
:: Session :: Bahamas 8/79
:: Date :: 10/30/1979
:: Reference Information :: T9096.0, Track 5 (00:03:58)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Songs performed by and interviews with Emperor Mackenze and two unidentified Bahamian men.
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Mackenze discusses an Easter celebration that involves a ring play with women moving in a circle tying and untying a ribbon around a pole. He also describes the feasts that used to take place in his part of the Bahamas.
:: Collection :: Miscellaneous Recordings 1950-1990

 

 

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