:: Title :: Commentary on calypso and calypsonians by Neville Marcano (Growling Tiger)
:: Genre :: calypso, commentary, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Marcano, Neville (Growling Tiger) [vocal]
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Newport (Newport County), Rhode Island (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Trinidad, Afro-Trinidadian, Creole-Trinidadian
:: Session :: Newport Folk Festival 1966
:: Date :: 7/21-7/24, 1966
:: Reference Information :: N17.0, Track 5 (00:01:59)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Audio recordings from the 1966 Newport Folk Festival that supplemented Lomax's filming of the weekend. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Marcano explains the uses of calypso and what makes a good calypsonian - namely the ability to extemporize songs concerning topical issues. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Newport Folk Festival 1966

 

 

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