:: Title :: Bessie Jones introduces Pretty Little Girl
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Jones, Bessie
Marchand, Antoinette [vocal]
:: Setting :: Alan Lomax's apartment, 3rd Street
:: Location :: Greenwich Village, New York City (New York), New York (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., African American, Sea Islands, Georgia
:: Session :: Bessie Jones II 10/61
:: Date :: 10/3/1961
:: Reference Information :: T984.0, Track 40 (00:00:18)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The eighth of 21 recording sessions with Bessie Jones. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Pretty Little Girl is a skip, 'something to be playing', like Just from the Kitchen. You skip around, change partners and swing, choosing the girl pretty, although a boy can be picked. It can be skipped crossways or in a ring.
:: Collection :: Bessie Jones 1961-1962

 

 

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