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Nevis 5c [part 1 of 2]
Identifier: e_utfc_0838
Title: Nevis 5c [part 1 of 2]
Description: –Pops” and others playing the cuatro, singing, and discussing music on Nevis. They talk about Nevis songwriter, Charles Walters. The recording includes a song written by Walters about a tragedy that occurred during an Easter dance in the fortress on Brimstone Hill in 1950. The tape is flawed in places.
State: Nevis
Country: Saint Kitts and Nevis
Date: circa 1965/12
Creator: Walters, Charles (songwriter)
Contributor: Abrahams, Roger (field recorder)
Source: UT Folklore Center Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Format: Audiotape (open reel)
Size: 7 in.
Duration: 55 minutes, 59 seconds
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