Audio Recordings To tragoudi to psara

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Cook, Robert
Cook, Robert Harrison
Gianèskis, Mary
Granèskis, Mary
Kennedy, Stetson
Manticos, Mary G.
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Dates 1939
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language Greek
Subjects Ethnography
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Greek Songs
Pinellas County
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Work Songs
To tragoudi to psara
Contributor Names
Manticos, Mary G. (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Cook, Robert Harrison (collector)
Kennedy, Stetson (collector)
Morris, Alton Chester (speaker)
Created / Published
Tarpon Springs, Florida, 1939-08-25.
Subject Headings
-  Greek Americans
-  Work songs
-  Greek Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Tarpon Springs -- place of recording
Field recordings
-  A song which the Greek fishermen used while pulling their nets.
-  Tarpon Springs was settled by Greek sponge fishers in 1905.
-  The sound quality of this recording is extremely poor. It has been included online because the melody line can still be identified.
-  Performance Note: "To tragoudi to psara" (vocals) performed by Mary Gianèskis at Tarpon Springs, Florida, on August 25, 1939.
-  Performer referred to elsewhere as Mary Gianèskis, Mary Graneskis, or Mary Granèskis
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (1 minute, 27 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03542 A01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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