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Thread #138255   Message #3771079
Posted By: GUEST,Phil d'Conch
07-Feb-16 - 12:29 AM
Thread Name: Songbook Indexing: Calypso/Caribbean Songbooks
Subject: RE: Songbook Indexing: Calypso/Caribbean Songbooks
Little Calypsos: Songs and Stories About the West Indies
Krugman, Lillian D., Ludwig, Alice Jean, Roth Rubi, illus, (Carl Van Roy Co., 1955)
Copyright 1955 by Carl Van Roy Co.

Song of the Instruments
Little Boy Song
Little Girl Song
Where Does It Come From
Uncle Joe
Down by the River
Song of Damballah
The Coconut Tree

This is a school textbook. Tin pan alley cleffer and music ed. teacher do children's, modern, original calypsos a year before Belafonte recorded Burgie's 'adaptations' for RCA.