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Music of the Bahamas. Vol. 2 [sound recording] : anthems, work songs and ballads / recorded and edited by Samuel B. Charters

Catalog Data

Commentator:
Charters, Samuel Barclay 1929-2015  Search this
Performer:
Roberts, John  Search this
Brown, H.  Search this
Wallace, Charles  Search this
Nemo, Alfred  Search this
McQueen, Frederick  Search this
St. Stephens Anglican Church (Bahamas)  Search this
Album cover design:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Bahamians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Bahamas
Date:
1959
Notes:
Program notes by Samuel Charters and song lyrics (8 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Re-issued in a compilation by Smithsonian Folkways as SFW40066 in 1992.
Recorded in Andros, Bahamas in August, 1958.
Track information:
101. Dig My Grave Both Long and Narrow / John Roberts, H. Brown, Charles Wallace
102. Depend on Me / John Roberts, H. Brown, Charles Wallace
103. Take Your Burden To the Lord and Leave It There / John Roberts, H. Brown, Charles Wallace
104. Service / Alfred Nemo, St. Stephens Anglican Church
105. Wake
106. Jesus Will Be Your Friend / Frederick McQueen
107. A Great Day is Coming / Frederick McQueen
201. Long Summer Days / Frederick McQueen
202. Young Gal, Swing Your Tail / John Roberts
203. Pytoria (Run, Come See Jerusalem) / John Roberts, H. Brown, C. Wallace
204. Curry Camp Burned Down / Frederick McQueen
205. Cecil Gone in the Time of Storm / Frederick McQueen
Publisher number:
FS 3845 Folkways
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:
World music  Search this
Folk songs, English  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Local number:
FLP 70906
Folkways 3845
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_231969