:: Title :: Alegrías
:: Genre :: alegrías, flamenco
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Campo, Francisco
de Avila, Antonio [guitar]
del Castillo, María del Carmen [dancing]
Gallante, Ana María [dancing]
Jiménez, Juanita [dancing]
Mazas, Mercedes [dancing]
Muñoz, Inez [castanets, vocal]
Rubio, Eurelia [dancing]
Rueda, José
Unidentified [bandurria, guitar, palmas]
Valverde, Antonia [dancing]
:: Group Name :: Grupo de Cádiz
:: Setting :: Festival-competition sponsored by the government
:: Location :: Palma de Mallorca (Mallorca), Islas Baleares (Spain)
:: Language :: Spanish, Andalusian
:: Culture :: Spanish, Andalusian
:: Session :: Palma Festival 6/52
:: Date :: 6/23/1952
:: Reference Information :: T591.0, Track 2 (00:06:35)
:: 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]
:: Collection :: Spain 1952-1953



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