:: Title :: Yuklé (II)
:: Genre :: work song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Unidentified [chac chac, ka drum, scraper, vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Vieux Fort (None), Vieux-Fort (St. Lucia)
:: Language :: Saint Lucian Creole French
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Saint Lucian, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Vieux Fort 7/62
:: Date :: 7/20/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1178.0, Track 3 (00:01:12)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features a number of groups and performance styles. It includes a string band, a lead/chorus and drumming group (performing dance music and work songs), and a chorus composed of members of the local chapter of La Marguerite society. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - The lead singer extemporizes while the chorus sings a repeating/rhythmic ?hum? or ?groan.? [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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