:: Title :: Son Of The Savannah (Hercules theme)
:: Genre :: Anansi story, folk tale, kont, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
de Freitas, Vasco [vocal]
Unidentified [vocal]
:: Setting :: Nicholas Street
:: Location :: Maraval (St. George), Trinidad (Trinidad and Tobago)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Caribbean, Trinidad, Afro-Trinidadian
:: Session :: Maraval 5/62
:: Date :: 5/8/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1098.0, Track 6 (00:09:57)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features performances by a tamboo bamboo ensemble as well as a number of carnival speeches/boasts by leader/singer Vasco de Freitas. A tamboo bamboo ensemble consists primarily of bamboo stamping tubes of different sizes that are played in a hocket-like fashion. [Source: Recording and Field Log]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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