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Guillén, Nicolás 1902-1989  Search this
Gillis, Verna  Search this
Márquez, Robert  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Cubans  Search this
Phonograph records
Although 22 bands are listed on side 1, there are only 7 distinct bands on the disc.
Cover design by Ronald Clyne.
Essay by Robert Márquez in booklet (4 p.) inserted in original container.
Read by Nicolás Guillén.
Recorded in Cuba
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence between the studio, producers, and/or performers; original cover art designs; original production materials; business records; and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information:
101. Noche de Negros Junto a la Catedral
102. Cantaliso en un Bar
103. Adivinanzas
104. La Cancion del Bongo
105. Tres Madrigalos Negros
106. Guadalupe
107. Mujer Nueva
108. Canto Negro
109. Barlovento
110. Un Son para Niños Antillanos
111. Cancion de Cuna para Despertar a un Negrito
112. En el Sur Yanki Gobernador
113. Escolares
114. Cana
115. Prologo de la Rueda Dentada
116. La Herencia
117. Burgueses
118. Paris
119. Problemas del Sub Desarrollo
120. El Cosmonauta
121. A Conrado Benitez
122. Panama
201. Elegia a Martin Dihigo
202. Epigrama
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: El Caribe
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Guitarra
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Escarabalos
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Los Usureros
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: El Aconcagua
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Las Nubes
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Ciclon
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Lynch
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: Los Rios
203. Poemas del Gran Zoo: El Hambre
204. Los Orientos
205. Retratos: Retrato del Gorrion
205. Retratos: Retrato del Sinsonte
205. Retratos: Retrato del Tomequin
205. Retratos: Retrato del Zunzun
206. Una Cancion en el Magdalena
207. El Abuelo
208. Dos Niños
209. Un Son para Portinari
210. Sabas
Publisher number:
FL 9941 Folkways Records
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:
Spanish poetry  Search this
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Local number:
Folkways 9941
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections