:: Title :: Interview with Conrad James about Grand Bay Late Last Night, his biography, and fiddle tuning
:: Genre :: interview, spoken
:: Performers & Instruments ::
James, Conrad [fiddle]
Lomax, Alan [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Quadrille group
:: Setting :: By the roadside
:: Location :: Six Roads (None), Carriacou (Grenada)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Grenadines, Carriacou, Afro-Caribbean
:: Session :: Six Roads 8/62
:: Date :: 8/1/1962
:: Reference Information :: T1189.0, Track 7 (00:01:31)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - This session features a performance by a pair of "roadside? musicians, followed by performances of traditional dance music by a quadrille ensemble. Some of the performances can be heard on Caribbean Voyage: Carriacou Calaloo (Rounder 1722). [Source: Recordings and Field Log]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - During the interview, Conrad James sings (solo, a cappella) a fragment of the tune ?I've Been Grand Bay Late Last Night.? [Source: Recording]
:: Collection :: Caribbean 1962

 

 

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