:: Title :: Holy Ramayana (II)
:: Genre :: ramayana, religious song, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lakindar, D. [dhantal]
Mathura, Mike [ghang]
Ramroop, S. [harmonium]
Seepaul, M. [chac chac]
Sinanan, Sankar [vocal]
Suchit, B. [tabla]
:: Group Name :: Ramayana group
:: Setting :: Pierre Road
:: Location :: Charlieville (Chaguanas), Trinidad (Trinidad and Tobago)
:: Language :: Bhojpuri
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Trinidad, Indo-Trinidadian
:: Session :: Charlieville 5/62
:: Date :: 5/6/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1089.0, Track 4 (00:09:25)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session documents a traditional Indo-Trinidadian wedding. Performances include tassa drumming, religious songs, wedding songs, and work songs. [Source: Recordings and Field Log]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Solo voice and orchestra. Song is alternated with recitation. The melody is played on the harmonium in tandem with the voice. [Source: Recording]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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