Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Brown, Charles M.
Brown, Chas. M.
Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Kafezio, George
Kennedy, Stetson
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Parris, Harry
Peronis, Louis
Perris, Charylaos "Harry
Perris, Charylaos (Harry)
Perris, Harris
Santouri (Cymbal)
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language Greek
Subjects Ethnography
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Greek Songs
Pinellas County
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Vocals with Fiddle, Santouri (Cymbal), and Mandola
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
Field recordings
-  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
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (4 minutes, 52 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03540 A02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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