Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Kennedy, Stetson
Rodriguez, Alba
Rodriguez, Alva
Dates 1940
Location Florida
Key West
United States
Language Castilian
Spanish
Subjects Children's Songs
Cuban Americans
Cuban Songs
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Key West, Florida
Lullabies
Monroe County
Music
San Carlos Institute
Songs
Vocals
Title
Duermate mi niña
Contributor Names
Rodriguez, Alva (performer)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Created / Published
Key West, Florida, 1940-01-22.
Subject Headings
-  Cuban Americans
-  Lullabies
-  Children's songs
-  Cuban Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Key West -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  An ancient lullaby which has remained popular among the Cuban people and their descendants in Key West. Sung by a pupil at the San Carlos Institute, a grammar school in Key West owned and operated by the Cuban government, with classes taught in both English and Spanish.
-  Performance Note: "Duermate mi niña" (vocals) performed by Alva Rodriguez at San Carlos Institute, Key West, Florida, on January 22, 1940.
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Alba Rodriquez
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc ( 23 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/013: AFS 03385 A04 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3385a4/mets.xml
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