:: Title :: Que blanca baja la lana
:: Genre :: jota de trabajo, work song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Bielsa, José Iranzo [vocal]
:: Setting :: Festival-competition sponsored by the government
:: Location :: Palma de Mallorca (Mallorca), Islas Baleares (Spain)
:: Language :: Spanish, Aragonese
:: Culture :: Spanish, Aragon
:: Session :: Palma Festival 6/52
:: Date :: 6/23/1952
:: Reference Information :: T589.0, Track 3 (00:01:01)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Groups from various areas and countries recorded at a festival-competition. This was the jumping-off point for Alan Lomax in Spain. Several of the artists he subsequently recorded were met at this festival or through colleagues met here. Some information about the artists who performed at the festival is incomplete. Carlos Porro notes: drummer may have been Manuel Abajo "el Mentirafresca," director Justo del Río Velasco. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Work jota. Description: "Several songs sung by 'The Shepherd of Andorra' ": Andorra a village in Aragon, not the country"
:: Collection :: Spain 1952-1953

 

 

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