Audio Recordings Santos reis = Wise men

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Alice Lemos Avila, Elzira Silva, Antonio Medeiros, and Albert Avila
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Avila, Albert
Avila, Alice Lemos
Cowell, Sidney Robertson
Medeiros, Antonio
Silva, Elzira
Dates 1939
Location California
United States
Subjects California
Carols, Portuguese
Christmas Music
Epiphany Music
New Year Music
Portuguese Americans
Songs, Portuguese
Santos reis = Wise men
Contributor Names
Alice Lemos Avila, Elzira Silva, Antonio Medeiros, and Albert Avila (performers)
Cowell, Sidney Robertson (collector)
Avila, Alice Lemos (performer)
Silva, Elzira (performer)
Medeiros, Antonio (performer)
Avila, Albert (performer)
Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Songs, Portuguese -- California -- Oakland
-  Portuguese Americans -- California -- Oakland -- Music
-  Christmas music
-  Epiphany music
-  Carols, Portuguese
-  New Year music
-  Yellow song check-list notes: "The ferrinho is a heavy iron triangle, associated particularly with carolling in the Azores. Mr. Medeiros borrowed one last New Year's Eve, but we were unable to record the carols then. For this recording he made himself one the night before."
-  Yellow song check-list notes: "Kind of out of tune."
-  Alice Lemos Avila, vocals and English guitar; Elzira Silva, vocals; Antonio Medeiros, vocals and triangle; Albert Avila, vocals. (performers)
-  Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on March 8, 1939. (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, 1838 through April 12, 1939, collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California.
-  49M B1 Sidney Robertson Cowell (music publisher)
sound recording
on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in.
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