:: Title :: Belliard Mon Maie-la (with interview)
:: Genre :: bélè, interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Grivalliers, Raoul [vocal]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
Unidentified [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Bélè group
:: Setting :: Home of Raoul Grivalliers ("Ti Raoul")
:: Location :: Le Pérou, Sainte-Marie (None), La Trinité (Martinique)
:: Language :: Martiniquan Creole French
:: Culture :: French Antillian, Martinique, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Sainte-Marie I 6/62
:: Date :: 6/17/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1117.0, Track 10 (00:02:20)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features songs and musical performances typical of rural dances in Martinique. Genres include danmyé (martial art dance), bélè (also bèlè), and work songs. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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