Note: Chorus accompanied by a three-drum ensemble. Chorus-leader call-and-response singing style. Alan Lomax identifies this song as a “Carriacou nation dance” (field log), which one of the performers describes as a yearly festive dance usually performed in Union Island, Carriacou (see T1058.2).
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Archive ID: T1058R01
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