Cajun and Creole Music, Vol. 2: 1934/1937

Cajun and Creole Music, Vol. 2: 1934/1937

by Alan Lomax
     
 

An expanded disc version of Alan Lomax's Cajun & Creole Music, Vol. 2, this edition includes material recorded in the 1930s and '80s, preserving music from some of America's oldest and least-changed folk traditions, those of southern Louisiana. Unlike its predecessor, the second volume focuses on unaccompanied singers and soloSee more details below

Overview

An expanded disc version of Alan Lomax's Cajun & Creole Music, Vol. 2, this edition includes material recorded in the 1930s and '80s, preserving music from some of America's oldest and least-changed folk traditions, those of southern Louisiana. Unlike its predecessor, the second volume focuses on unaccompanied singers and solo instrumentalists.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/13/1999
Label:
Rounder Select
UPC:
0011661184329
catalogNumber:
1843

Tracks

  1. Belle
  2. Je M'Endors
  3. Je Me Suis Marie  - Fenelon Brasseaux
  4. Trinquons
  5. La Chanson des Savoy  - Fenelon Brasseaux
  6. La Chanson de Theogene Dubois
  7. J'Ai Marie un Ouvrier
  8. Madama Gallien
  9. Je M'Ai Fait une Maitresse
  10. Les Amours Sonts Courts
  11. Mes Amis, Je Suis Gris  - Davous Berard
  12. Le Pays des Estrangers
  13. Dego/Zydeco  - Wilfred Charles
  14. J'Ai Fait Tout le Tour du Pays  - Jimmy Peters and the Ring Dance
  15. S'En Aller Chez Moreau  - Jimmy Peters and the Ring Dance
  16. Je Veuz Me Marier  - Jimmy Peters and the Ring Dance
  17. Blues de la Prison
  18. La-Bas Chez Moreau  - Darby Hicks
  19. Feel Like Dying in His Army  -  Sampson Brown
  20. Rockaway  - Jimmy Peters and the Ring Dance
  21. Danse la Counjalle  - Cecile Audebert
  22. Le Roi Detrone  - Amelie Alexandre

Read More

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Alan Lomax   Primary Artist
L.T.D.   Track Performer
Joseph Jones   Vocals
Jimmy Peters and the Ring Dance   Vocals
Jesse Stafford   Vocals
Cleveland Benoit   Vocals
Austin Coleman   Vocals
Edier Segura   Vocals
Amelie Alexandre   Vocals
Cecile Audebert   Vocals
Davous Berard   Vocals
Fenelon Brasseaux   Vocals
Wilfred Charles   Vocals
Darby Hicks   Vocals
Sampson Brown   Vocals,Track Performer

Technical Credits

Jimmie Davis   Producer
Alan Lomax   Engineer
John A. Lomax   Engineer
Jake Riley   Producer
Carle Vickers   Producer
Joe Douglas   Art Direction
Traditional   Composer
D. Cooper   Engineer

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >