:: Title :: A la Vora del Ri'
:: Genre :: dance tune
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Chover, Francesco [vocal]
Unidentified [bandurria, castanets, guitar]
:: Setting :: Unidentified bar
:: Location :: Tavernes de la Valldigna (Valldigna), Valencia (Spain)
:: Language :: Catalan, Valencian
:: Culture :: Spanish, Valencia, Catalan
:: Session :: Tavernes de la Valldigna 8/52
:: Date :: 8/5-8/6, 1952
:: Reference Information :: T621.0, Track 3 (00:01:14)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Tavernes de la Valldigna is a medium-sized town south of Valencia. The zambomba, or ximbomba in Catalán, is a friction drum usually associated with Christmas in many regions of Spain. [Source: field log, editor's observations; Josemi Sánchez, Vicent Torrens, Miquel Gil, Amparo Rico]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Baile de Cuentas. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Spain 1952-1953

 

 

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