:: Title :: Ti Ango
:: Genre :: kont, story song, wake game/story-song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Abraham, Matthew [vocal]
Canovil, Amil [vocal]
Canovil, Haniel [vocal]
Canovil, Sevil [vocal]
George, Cyril [vocal]
Laurence, Elvanan [vocal]
Look, Delena [vocal]
Noble, John [vocal]
Wrench, Altima [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Wake Group
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Mahaut (None), Saint Paul (Dominica)
:: Language :: Dominican Creole French
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Dominica, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Mahaut II 6/62
:: Date :: 6/23/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1125.0, Track 1 (00:08:45)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features songs and song stories (kont) that typically accompany a wake. Styles / genres include bélè (also bèlè), hymns, and work songs, as well as a number of interviews. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Narrated story interspersed with singing. The songs feature antiphonal exchange between the lead singer and the chorus as well as handclapping (and perhaps the use of qua qua) throughout. Call-and-response exchange between the speaker and the audience. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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