Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Alice Lemos Avila, Joachim Flores, and Clifford Franco
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Avila, Alice Lemos
Cowell, Sidney Robertson
Flores, Joaquim
Franco, Clifford
Dates 1938
Location California
Oakland
United States
Subjects California
Fados
Music
Oakland
Portuguese Americans
Songs, Portuguese
Title
Fado Portugues (Fado corrido)
Contributor Names
Alice Lemos Avila, Joachim Flores, and Clifford Franco (performers)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Avila, Alice Lemos (performer)
Flores, Joaquim (performer)
Franco, Clifford (performer)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
1938.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, Portuguese -- California -- Oakland
-  Portuguese Americans -- California -- Oakland -- Music
-  Fados
Notes
-  Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Characteristic rhythm of fado over which verses are improvised. These verses here are however traditional and usually used to begin a fado."
-  Alice Lemos Avila, vocals; Joaquim Flores, guitar; Clifford Franco, English guitar. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on December 31, 1938. (venue)
-  Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (additional physical form)
-  In Portuguese. (language)
-  Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Alice Lemos Avila and friends performing Portuguese songs and music from December 31, 1938 through April 12, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
Form
sound recording
Extent
on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
Repository
DLC M/B/RS
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afccc.a3868a2/mets.xml


Rights & Access

Rights assessment is your responsibility.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.