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The real calypso. Vol. 2 [sound recording] : send your children to the orphan home / compiled and annotated by Samuel Charters

Catalog Data

Producer:
Charters, Samuel Barclay 1929-2015  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Performer:
Lord Invader 1914-1961  Search this
Growling Tiger (Calypso singer) 1916-1993  Search this
Clark, Gerald  Search this
Houdini, Wilmoth 1895-1973  Search this
Belasco, Lionel  Search this
Lewis, William Ted  Search this
Executor  Search this
Caresser (Musician)  Search this
Lion (Musician)  Search this
Quevedo, Raymond 1892-1962  Search this
Caribbean Serenaders  Search this
Royal Calypso Serenaders  Search this
Harmony Kings' Orchestra  Search this
Harmony Kings' Boys  Search this
Cyril Monrose String Orchestra  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1981
Notes:
Title continues: Calypso songs of social commentary and love troubles.
Descriptive notes written by Samuel Charters (6 p.) inserted in container.
Cover design by Ronald Clyne.
Cover photograph by Samuel Charters.
Recorded at various locations in Trinidad in the 1930's and 1940's.
Track information:
101. Reign of the Georges / The Executor: vocals; Gerald Clark and His Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment. (Philip Garcia)
102. Good Will Flyers / Raymond Quevedo (Atilla): vocals; Gerald Clark and His Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment
103. The Million Dollar Feet / Wilmoth Houdini: vocals; Royal Calypso Serenaders: accompaniment. (T. Lynch)
104. Theodore / The Caresser: vocals; Gerald Clark and the Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment. (Rufus Callender)
105. Send Your Children To the Orphan Home / The Lion: vocals; Gerald Clark and the Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment
106. The Gold in Africa / Growling Tiger: vocals; Gerald Clark and the Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment
107. Excursion to Grenada / The Lion: vocals; The Harmony Kings' Orchestra: accompaniment. (Hubert Raphael Charles)
201. If I Won a Sweepstake / Atilla the Hun: vocals; Gerald Clark and the Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment. (Atilla the Hun)
202. Rate Rate Ray / Lord Invader: vocals; Gerald Clark and his Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment. (Lord Invader)
203. Sally You Not Ashamed? / Lionel Belasco: vocals; Lionel Belasco's Orchestra: accompaniment. (Fitz McLean)
204. Oh Lil' Lil' Gal / William Ted Lewis: vocals; Harmony Kings' Boys; vocals; Harmony Kings Orchestra: accompaniment. (William Ted Lewis)
205. Hell Yard and George Street Conflict / Growling Tiger: vocals; Gerald Clark and the Caribbean Serenaders: 0
206. Poppy Day / Lord [The] Executor: vocals; Cyril Monrose String Orchestra: accompaniment. (Philip Garcia)
207. Out the Fire / The Lion: vocals; Gerald Clark and the Caribbean Serenaders: accompaniment
Publisher number:
RF 4 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FW00RF4
Folkways RF4
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
See more items in:
Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231635