:: Title :: Interview with Babsy McQueen about Wele, Wele and prayers
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
McQueen, Emmanuel Babsy [vocal]
unidentified woman [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Shango Group
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Levera (Saint Patrick), None (Grenada)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Grenadines, Grenada, Yoruba
:: Session :: Levera 8/62
:: Date :: 8/6/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1219.0, Track 7 (00:01:23)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features performances by a Shango group of Yoruba ancestry. Many of these performances can be heard on Caribbean Voyage: Grenada (Rounder 1728). Note that the indicated language is only a suggestion, based on the context of the performance. It is likely that many of the performances draw on several languages at the same time. [Source: Recordings and Field Log]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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