:: Title :: Vive La Rose!
:: Genre :: ballad, lewoz, talk/ambience
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Desir, Beresford [vocal]
Desir, Clement Bishop
Ferguston, Alpha
Williams, Helena
:: Group Name :: La Rose Society
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Anse la Raye (None), Anse la Raye (St. Lucia)
:: Language :: Saint Lucian Creole French
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Saint Lucian, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Anse La Raye I 7/62
:: Date :: 7/18/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1164.0, Track 8 (00:02:24)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features performances by members of a La Rose (lew˛z) society performing La Rose songs, a group of men performing wake and work songs, and two women performing lullabies. [Source: Recordings and Field Log]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Alternating solo voice and chorus sections. Chorus sings in unison and parallel harmony. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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