:: Title :: In A Fine Castle
:: Genre :: children's song, game song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Baptiste, Norah (Verna) [vocal]
Belle, Annette [vocal]
Celestine, Lydia [vocal]
Ector, Pearl [vocal]
Jankarsingh, Joy [vocal]
Lafoucade, Angela [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Lopez, Maria [vocal]
O'Conner, Jemina [vocal]
Paris, Helen [vocal]
Quammie, Helen [vocal]
Wyatt, Flora [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Children's Group
:: Setting :: San Juan Girls Government School
:: Location :: San Juan (San Juan-Laventille), Trinidad (Trinidad and Tobago)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Trinidad, Afro-Trinidadian
:: Session :: San Juan 5/62
:: Date :: 5/8/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1096.0, Track 2 (00:08:20)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Children?s game songs performed by a group of (at least) ten girls. [Source: Recordings and Field Log]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - This performance features two choruses singing alternating verses in a call-and-response fashion. The melody is sung in unison. Alan Lomax can be heard giving instructions at various points during the performance. [Source: Recording]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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