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  • Amambrocha To

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 4 minutes, 14 seconds Ziomara Andux, age 13, and her sister, Evelia Andux, age 11, describe a game played by ...

    Contributor: Andux, Ziomara - Andux, Evelia - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-24

  • Story of Juanito

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 3 seconds Martin Noriega is a 51-year-old of Cuban parentage. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, was ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-25

  • Agua pasa por mi casa

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 22 seconds A riddle, told to several children by Mrs. Edith Kennedy, age 18, born of Cuban and Bahamian-American parentage ...

    Contributor: Kennedy, Edith - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-26

  • Cuban Lullaby

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 25 seconds An old Cuban lullaby. Evelio Andux, age 37, was born in Key West, Florida, of Cuban ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Andux, Evelio - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-24

  • Señora Santana

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 59 seconds A story about a child who had an apple and lost it; someone tried to give him another, ...

    Contributor: Pollato, Adelpha - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-27

  • El patio de mi casa

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 38 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Sarris children Schoolchildren An old Spanish-Cuban childrens' folksong, sung while skipping rope. Performed by ...

    Contributor: Unidentified Children - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Unidentified Schoolchildren
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook WPA Florida Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-22

  • Para subir al cielo

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 44 seconds The singer, Adelpha Pollato, learned the song in Key West, Florida. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, ...

    Contributor: Pollato, Adelpha - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-27

  • [La Bayamese (Himno Nacional Cubano)]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 39 seconds The National Anthem of Cuba was written by Pedro Felipe (Perucho) Figueredo, a patriot, in the year 1868 ...

    Contributor: Soto, Dalia - Soto, Violeta - Leon, Auroia - Baso, Evelia - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-22

  • The Story of Juan José [Introduction]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 52 seconds Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage, is introduced and says that he is going to tell the ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Andux, Ziomara - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-25

  • Miss Martinez Cockroach and Mr. Perez Mouse

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (3 minutes, 4 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Evelio Andux, age 37, of Cuban descent (father of French descent), born ...

    Contributor: Andux, Evelio - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook WPA Florida Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-24

  • Una tarde en mayo

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (3 minutes, 29 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A Cuban folk ballad, learned from the singer's grandmother in his childhood. Performance ...

    Contributor: Valdez, Felipe - Esquinaldo, Milton - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Guitar
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook WPA Florida Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-18

  • San Blas

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (1 minute, 49 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A story of Cuba, told by Martin Noriega is a 51-year-old of ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Stetson Kennedy and Robert Cook WPA Florida Recordings - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-25

  • Duermate mi niña

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 23 seconds An ancient lullaby which has remained popular among the Cuban people and their descendants in Key West. Sung ...

    Contributor: Rodriguez, Alva - Rodriguez, Alba - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-22

  • Antonio the Woodcutter (Part 2 of 2)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 46 seconds A traditional Spanish story, told by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage. Ybor City, now a neighborhood ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-26

  • Un Punto Cubano

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 40 seconds Sung by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within Tampa, ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-26

  • Se encuentra dos carreteros

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 16 seconds A Cuban song, or "Encanto Cubano," sung by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban parentage. Ybor ...

    Contributor: Noriega, Martin - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-26

  • Duermate mi niño

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 34 seconds A lullaby sung by Zenaida Beuron, age 28, who was born in Tampa. Ybor City, now ...

    Contributor: Beuron, Zenaida - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-23

  • [Puntos Guajiro]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 33 seconds A typical Cuban peasant melody. In Spanish. (Language). Also included in The John and Ruby Florida ...

    Contributor: Sesteto Encanto - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-18

  • El sacrificio

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 49 seconds The complete version of the song composed by a Mexican in Miami, Florida, and now popular ...

    Contributor: Sesteto Encanto - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1940-01-18

  • [Antonio the Woodcutter (Explanation)]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 17 seconds A description, in English, of the plot of this traditional Spanish story. Ybor City, now a ...

    Contributor: Andux, Esther - Rollato, Esther - Pollato, Esther - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert - Noriega, Martin
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Folklife Center - Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections 1937 to 1942
    Original Format: Audio Recordings
    Date: 1939-08-26