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Trinidad and Tobago - Music and Performing Arts

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
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edanmdm:posts_85c17ab303a8d4bcf5070c1db0ceaef6

Calypso [sound recording]

Performer:
Lord Invader 1914-1961  Search this
Duke of Iron  Search this
Dictator  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
New York
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FW06914
FW-ASCH-7RR-4539
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_339903
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Calypso travels [sound recording] / Lord Invader & his Calypso Group

Title:
Title from label: Calypso travel : words and music / sung by Lord Invader and his Calypso Group
Performer:
Lord Invader 1914-1961  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1959
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 8733
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232847

Calypso carnival [sound recording] / tunes composed and sung by Mighty Sparrow ; accompanied by Sparrow and the Boys

Title:
King Sparrow's Calypso carnival
Creator:
Sparrow (Calypso singer)  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
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1959
[1959]
1950-1960
Topic:
World music  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Local number:
Cook 920
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Cook Labs records 1939-2002 [Cook Labs]
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233484

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

Title:
Out the fire
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
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FW00RF4
Folkways RF4
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_231635
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West Indian folksongs for children [sound recording] / with Lord Invader and his Calypso Orchestra

Performer:
Lord Invader 1914-1961  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Trinidad
Trinidad and Tobago
Caribbean Area
Date:
1960
Topic:
World music  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Children's songs  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 7744
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232736

Festival Recordings: Carr. Music: D.C. Trinidad and Tobago Steel Band; Flash Lashley; Mighty Chalk Dust; Gypsy Peters [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Caribbean American Program 1980 Washington, D.C  Search this
Artist:
Peters, Winston 1952-  Search this
Lashley, Hollis Flash  Search this
Original Trinidad and Tobago Steelband of Washington, D.C  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Caribbean Area
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FP-1980-7RR-0212
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_330172

Festival Recordings: Metro D.C. Music Stage: Fusion; Trinidad and Tobago Steel Band [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Metropolitan Washington Program 1988 Washington, D.C  Search this
Performer:
Lashley, Hollis Flash  Search this
Sheen, Kendrick 1949-  Search this
Original Trinidad and Tobago Steelband of Washington, D.C  Search this
Fusion (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Trinidad and Tobago
Maryland
Date:
1988
Topic:
Extempo  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
FP-1988-CT-0243
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_311937

Cultural cornucopia in Trinidad and Tobago

Author:
Horner, Simon  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1993
Topic:
Carnival  Search this
Steel drum music  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Call number:
HC59.69 .C862
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_518988

Festival Recordings: Carr. Music: D.C. Trinidad and Tobago Steel Band; Dominich and Borrell; Richards and Peters [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Caribbean American Program 1980 Washington, D.C  Search this
Artist:
Original Trinidad and Tobago Steelband of Washington, D.C  Search this
Borrell, Roberto  Search this
Richards, Paul  Search this
Peters, Winston 1952-  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Caribbean Area
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FP-1980-7RR-0185
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_330145

Festival Recordings: Metro Washington Music Stage: Dance Party: Trinidad and Tobago Steel Band [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Metropolitan Washington Program 1987 Washington, D.C  Search this
Performer:
Trinidad Steel Band (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1987
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Steel bands (Music)  Search this
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Local number:
FP-1987-CT-0417
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_313007

Voices of pan pioneers of Trinidad and Tobago

Author:
Martin, Vonulrick  Search this
Physical description:
290 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
2016
Topic:
Steel drum (Musical instrument)  Search this
Steel bands (Music)--History  Search this
Calypso (Music)--History and criticism  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096147

Calypso Rhythm, Cook's Cooking [sound recording]

Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
2003
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
JVC 62408
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_357454

Cristo's Calypso Flambeau [sound recording]

Creator:
Lord Cristo  Search this
Recorder:
Cook, Emory 1913-2002  Search this
Physical description:
1 Phonograph record: analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 12 in
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1955
1959
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
Cook 924
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_233518

Trinidad Calypso Kings [sound recording]

Performer:
Trinidad Calypso Kings  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-2371
Supertone 801
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_315814

Trinidad Calypsos [sound recording]

Artist:
Kitchener Lord  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-4259
Paragon 601
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_316884

Ancient Carnival/Shango [sound recording]

Artist:
Caresser (Musician)  Search this
Roaring Lion (Musician)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-78-3145
Decca 17367
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_323730

Calypso Time [sound recording]

Performer:
Sparrow (Calypso singer)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
International Recording 2121
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only; No duplication
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_348883

Trinidad Women Tricky/ Sugar Pie [sound recording]

Artist:
Fighter (Calypso singer)  Search this
Lord Melody 1926-1988  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 45 rpm ; 7 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COOK-45-0003-7
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_352572

Dream Baby/ Diane [sound recording]

Artist:
Asquith Clarke Cook Orchestra  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 45 rpm ; 7 in
Culture:
Trinidadians  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Local number:
CO-COOK-45-0004-7
Cook 6179
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Cook Labs records, 1939-2002, bulk 1948-1965 228427
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_352573

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