:: Title :: Tim Tim
:: Genre :: riddle, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Florius, Malcousu [vocal]
Gourpil, Augustin [vocal]
Grivalliers, Casimir [vocal]
Grivalliers, Raoul [vocal]
Unidentified [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Bélè group
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Le Pérou, Sainte-Marie (None), La Trinité (Martinique)
:: Language :: Martiniquan Creole French
:: Culture :: French Antillian, Martinique, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Sainte-Marie II 6/62
:: Date :: 6/20/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1121.0, Track 3 (00:03:28)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features songs and stories (kont) that typically accompany a wake. Genres include beguine, bélè (also bèlè), and work songs, as well as numerous interviews. Many of the recordings in this session can be found on Caribbean Voyage: The French Antilles (Rounder 1733) and Caribbean Voyage: Martinique (Rounder 1730). [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - This track features a series of riddles delivered in a lively fasjion. Note call-and-response exchange between the speaker and the audience. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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