Audio Recording Recording of music performances at Europe at Night, Chicago, Illinois, part 6

Recording of music performances at Europe at Night, Chicago, Illinois, part 6

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Title
Recording of music performances at Europe at Night, Chicago, Illinois, part 6
Contributor Names
Dovydenas, Jonas (Collector)
Created / Published
Chicago, Illinois, July 2, 1977
Subject Headings
-  Yugoslav Americans
-  Yugoslav Americans  
-  Ethnography
-  Music
-  Illinois -- Chicago
Genre
Ethnography
Music
Notes
-  Europe at Night #2
-  Part 6 of a 6-part recording of music performances at Europe at Night, 2986 Elston, Chicago; project notes refer to the venue as a Yugoslav displaced person nightclub, owned by accordion player Milija Spasojevich; project notes include fragments of band member names, [Slawko, Slavco ?], guitar; Larry Ekermann, piano; Salvatore [?], vocals; Eddie [Crackey, Kraki ?], vocals and master of ceremonies; [Tramiglia ?, Milija ?], accordion, guitar; in parts 4 and 6, a woman’s voice is heard announcing and singing, referred to as “hostess”; selections in this part include unnamed song sung in Italian by Salvatore [?], tape begins with song in progress; "Moonlight Sonata" (Beethoven), Larry Eckermann, piano solo; unnamed song, featuring piano; medley of "Happy Birthday" and "Hail, Hail, the Gang's All Here" led by the hostess, followed by announcement of the length of marriage of some of the couples in the audience, followed by "Anniversary Waltz," sung by the hostess, audience response as couples are introduced and dance; instrumental dance piece; fox-trot medley of "Tea for Two" and "Never on Sunday"; unnamed song with tambourine added to ensemble.
Medium
audiotape reel, 7 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/004: AFS 2852
MBRS Shelflist: RXA 1098
Field Project Identifier: CH77-T324-R
Source Collection
Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1981004/afc1981004_afs20852
Online Format
audio

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Credit line: Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Dovydenas, Jonas. Recording of music performances at Europe at Night, Chicago, Illinois, part 6. Chicago, Illinois, July 2, 1977. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20852/.

APA citation style:

Dovydenas, J. (1977) Recording of music performances at Europe at Night, Chicago, Illinois, part 6. Chicago, Illinois, July 2. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20852/.

MLA citation style:

Dovydenas, Jonas. Recording of music performances at Europe at Night, Chicago, Illinois, part 6. Chicago, Illinois, July 2, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20852/>.

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