Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Brown, Charles M.
Brown, Chas. M.
Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Kafezio, George
Kennedy, Stetson
Mandola
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Parris, Harry
Peronis, Louis
Perris, Charylaos "Harry
Perris, Charylaos (Harry)
Perris, Harris
Santouri (Cymbal)
Violin
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language Greek
Subjects Ethnography
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Greek Songs
Music
Pinellas County
Songs
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Vocals with Fiddle, Santouri (Cymbal), and Mandola
Title
Amaxas
Contributor Names
Brown, Charles M. (performer)
Peronis, Louis (performer)
Perris, Charylaos "Harry" (performer)
Kafezio, George (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (speaker)
Created / Published
Tarpon Springs, Florida, 1939-08-26.
Subject Headings
-  Greek Americans
-  Greek Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Tarpon Springs -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  A Greek folksong about a man who runs a horse and buggy.
-  Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905.
-  Performance Note: "Amaxas" (vocals with fiddle, santouri (cymbal), and mandola) performed by Charles M. Brown, Louis Peronis, violin, Charylaos (Harry) Perris, George Kafezio, mandola, at Tarpon Springs, Florida, on August 26, 1939.
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Harry Perris, Harry Parris, or Harris Perris
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Chas. M. Brown
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc (4 minutes, 52 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03540 A02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3540a2/mets.xml
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