:: Title :: Macomère Tico
:: Genre :: kont, story song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Abraham, Frances [vocal]
Abraham, Juliana [vocal]
Angel, Clodi [vocal]
Bellot, Carol [vocal]
Bellot, Linda [vocal]
Charles, Manuel [vocal]
David, Julia [vocal]
George, Fidelis [vocal]
George, Rosamand [vocal]
Jeremie, Eulie [vocal]
Jeremy, Nora [vocal]
LaFleur, Reginald [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Rapheal, Jane [vocal]
Rapheal, Marline [vocal]
Rapheal, Roskel [vocal]
Renauld, Saifese [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Children's Group
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Massacre (None), Saint Paul (Dominica)
:: Language :: Dominican Creole French
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Dominica, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Massacre 6/62
:: Date :: 6/24/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1125.0, Track 10 (00:03:32)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features children?s songs performed by both children and adults. Many of the children?s performances are part of a game and/or dance in which everyone participates. This session also features a number of story-songs (kont) and lullabies. Some of the recordings can be found on Caribbean Voyage: Brown Girl in the Ring (Rounder CD 1716) and Caribbean Voyage: Dominica (Rounder 1724). [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Narrated story interspersed with singing. Note call-and-response exchange between the speaker and the audience. The narrator is an adult and the indicated audience (with the exception of Alan Lomax) is composed of children. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962



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