Audio Recordings Fromajadas

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors [Corse, Carita Doggett]
Burke, Stella
Corse, Carita Doggett
Morris, Alton C.
Morris, Alton Chester
Dates 1939
Location Florida
St. Augustine
United States
Language Catalan
Subjects Ethnography
Field Recordings
Instrumental Music
Minorcan Americans
Minorcan Music
St. Augustine, Florida
St. Johns County
Contributor Names
Burke, Stella (performer)
Morris, Alton Chester (collector)
Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892- (collector)
Created / Published
St. Augustine, Florida, 1939-09-25.
Subject Headings
-  Minorcan Americans
-  Minorcan Americans -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- St. Augustine -- place of recording
Field recordings
Instrumental music
-  Miss Stella Burke, of St. Augustine, Florida, will sing 'Fromajadas,' which is a Minorcan folksong, sung on Easter Eve by bands of singers while asking for cheesecake."
-  Minorcans, from the island of Minorca, off the coast of Spain, first came to Florida in 1768, along with Italians and Greeks, led by Dr. Andrew Turnbull. Turnbull settled New Smyrna Beach, Florida. When the colony came to an end in 1777, the Minorcan sett
-  Performance Note: "Fromajadas" (vocals) performed by Stella Burke at St. Augustine, Florida, on September 25, 1939.
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (4 minutes, 36 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1939/026: AFS 03545 B01 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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