:: Title :: O La Nous Jamais Wè Ça
:: Genre :: ballad
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Etienne, George [vocal]
Johnson, Victor [vocal]
Simon, Seaford [vocal]
Taverner, Clemence [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Bélè group
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Scotts Head (None), Saint Mark (Dominica)
:: Language :: Dominican Creole French
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Dominica, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Scotts Head 6/62
:: Date :: 6/24/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1126.0, Track 6 (00:01:34)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features a number of small group performances. Genres include work songs, ballads, and bélès. Some of the recordings can be found on Caribbean Voyage: Dominica (Rounder 1724). [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Unaccompanied song. Solo singing followed by call-and-response between lead singer and chorus. Chorus sings in (octave) unison. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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