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  • Pipi Sigallo

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 2 minutes, 16 seconds A children's game, told 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

  • [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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Nickels and Dimes

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 23 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A children's song. The Spanish children are asking Mama for nickels and dimes to ...

    Contributor: De Aceval, Maria Hugas - Morris, Alton Chester - Corse, Carita Doggett - Morris, Alton C. - [Corse, Carita Doggett]
    Site/Collection: American Folklife Center - Alton C. Morris Florida WPA 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: 1939-09-26

  • 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

  • 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

  • [Alfonso Doce]

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 34 seconds "Señora Maria Hugas De Aceval will sing 'King Alphonso the 12th,' a Spanish folksong." Minorcans, from ...

    Contributor: De Aceval, Maria Hugas - Morris, Alton C. - [Corse, Carita Doggett]
    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: 1939-09-26

  • [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

  • El columpio

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 52 seconds A rhythmical Cuban song composed by Dr. Matilde R. Cruz Planas in Havana, Cuba. The singer, Benildes Remond ...

    Contributor: Isern, Benildes Remond - Isern, Benildes Ramond - Isern, Benuildes Remond - Isern, Señorita Benildes Remond - 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

  • 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

  • Love Serenade

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 57 seconds Evelio Andux, age 37, of Cuban descent (father of French descent), born in Key West, Florida, ...

    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: 1939-08-24

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Song of the Alphabet

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 29 seconds "A children's song. The children are learning the alphabet." Minorcans, from the island of Minorca, off the coast ...

    Contributor: De Aceval, Maria Hugas - Morris, Alton C. - [Corse, Carita Doggett]
    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: 1939-09-26

  • The Devil and Ribbons

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 3 minutes, 12 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

  • 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 raton y el gato

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 20 seconds Sung by students at the San Carlos Institute, a grammar school in Key West owned and ...

    Contributor: Soto, Dalia - Unidentified Schoolchildren - 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

  • 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

  • Chiquitin

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | 1 minute, 36 seconds A song that originated in Cuba, with an explanation of the song in Spanish. Ybor City, ...

    Contributor: Valdez, Amado - 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