Creole Music of Surinam

Creole Music of Surinam

produced by Clifford Entes (Folkways Records, 1978), 48 mins

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Field of Interest
World Music
Description

This collection presents the two main genres of Afro-Dutch Guyanese music—Kawina-winti and Kaseko-Opo Poku. Sung in Taki-Taki (a native Creole dialect consisting of English, Dutch, Portuguese, and African languages) this album offers a glimpse into Surinamese life and the music that accompanies it.

Content Type
Music recording
Duration
48 mins
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Creole/Cajun Music
Label
Folkways Records
Producer
Clifford Entes
Release Date
1978
Subject
World Music, Music & Performing Arts, South America, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, América del Sud, México, Centroamérica y el Caribe, América do Sul, México, América Central e Caribe, Suriname
Keywords and Translated Subjects
América del Sud, México, Centroamérica y el Caribe, América do Sul, México, América Central e Caribe

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