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  • 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

  • Donde vas Alfonso Doce?

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 21 seconds A Spanish ballad reported to be well known in Cuba. Alfonso XII was King of Spain. ...

    Contributor: Valdez, Amado - 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

  • Cachumbambe

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 12 seconds A song sung while see-sawing, performed by Isabel Garcia, age 9; Ziomara Andux, age 13; Evelia ...

    Contributor: Garcia, Isabel - Andux, Ziomara - Andux, Evelia - Lopez, Tony - 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: 1939-08-23

  • Cuban Love Song

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes An old Spanish love song, heard in Key West. Evelio Andux, age 37, of Cuban descent (father of ...

    Contributor: 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: 1939-08-26

  • 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

  • [La canción de panadería]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 2 seconds Evelio Andux, age 37, of Cuban descent (father of French descent), born in Key West, Florida, ...

    Contributor: Andux, Evelio - Claves - 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

  • A Ghost Story

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 34 seconds A ghost story about a woman who fed her husband a human leg which she dug ...

    Contributor: Andux, Evelia - Andux, Ziomara - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert - Lopez, Tony
    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

  • Melon Game

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 38 seconds A Cuban game, played by the Andux children. They explain the game in English, and then ...

    Contributor: Andux, Ziomara - Andux, Evelia - Andux, Orbito - 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

  • El caballo de palo

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 16 seconds A song about a local Cuban boy composed and made popular in Key West, Florida. In ...

    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

  • 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

  • [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

  • 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

  • Teasing Game

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 43 seconds Victoria Valdez, age 25, and Zenaida Beuron, age 28, born in Tampa, play a teasing game. ...

    Contributor: Valdez, Victoria - 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

  • [Una canción para niños]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 3 seconds The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the ...

    Contributor: Unidentified Group of Children - 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

  • Story of a Man of Ybor City

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 5 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • La buena pipa

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 2 seconds 13-year-old Ziomara and 11-year-old Evelia Andux tell a teasing story. Ybor City, now a neighborhood within ...

    Contributor: Andux, Ziomara - Andux, Evelia - 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: 1939-08-23

  • Gallito el torero (Part 1 of 2)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 5 minutes, 41 seconds A Spanish story about a bootblack who became a bullfighter, told by Martin Noriega, age 51, ...

    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

  • Antonio the Woodcutter (Part 1 of 2)

    Field Recordings. Spoken Word. sound recording | 1 sound disc (5 minutes, 52 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A traditional Spanish story, told by Martin Noriega, age 51, of Cuban ...

    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: 1939-08-26