:: Title :: Gone To Nineveh
:: Genre :: anthem, religious song, spiritual
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Aikens, Daniel [vocal]
Boatswain, Phina [vocal]
Dick, Beatrice [vocal]
Dick, Martha [vocal]
Duncan, Lucianne [vocal]
Duncan, Millicent [vocal]
Duncan, Sweet Honey [vocal]
Hector, Edith [vocal]
Henry, Margaret [vocal]
Jean Pierre, Mrs. [vocal]
Jerome, Joseph [vocal]
Joseph, Sheret [vocal]
Joseph, Virginia [vocal]
Lawrence, Faith [vocal]
Lawrence, Prince [vocal]
Lazarus, Theresa [vocal]
Lejen, Derrick [vocal]
Newton, James [vocal]
Solon, Lawrence [vocal]
Sylvester, Virginia [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Wake Group
:: Setting :: A wake
:: Location :: La Resource (None), Carriacou (Grenada)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Grenadines, Carriacou, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: La Resource 7/62
:: Date :: 7/28/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1186.0, Track 8 (00:02:46)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features hymns and anthems that were recorded during an all-night wake. Some of the performances can also be heard on Caribbean Voyage: Carriacou Calaloo (Rounder 1722) and Caribbean Voyage: Saraca (Rounder 1726). [Source: Recordings and Field Log]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Prominent call-and-response between the lead singer and chorus. This performance features trumping or doption ? i.e., rhythmic inhaling sometimes used to induce trance. [Source: Recording]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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