:: Title :: Interview with Jennifer and Newton Joseph about Big Drum dances, sailor songs, and their biographies
:: Genre :: interview, sailor song, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Joseph, Jennifer [vocal]
Joseph, Newton [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Unidentified man [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Six Roads (None), Carriacou (Grenada)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Grenadines, Carriacou, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Six Roads 7/62
:: Date :: 7/29/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1189.0, Track 1 (00:17:06)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features an extended interview with Jennifer and Newton Joseph and the latter, a former sailor, sings two chanteys solo, a cappella. [Source: Recording and Field Log]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Complete interview with Jennifer and Newton Joseph. Topics of discussion include preparations for a Big Drum dance (e.g., expenses, food, music, the role of the ancestors or Dead, etc.). [Source: Recording and Field Log]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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