Folksongs of the Louisiana Acadians
by Various Artists

Folksongs of the Louisiana Acadians
3 ratings
Out of Print: Future availability is unknown
Notify Me When Available
Format:  CD
sku:  9RE5
on most orders of $50+
Brand New

Related products:

CD Details

  • Released: February 4, 1994
  • Label: Arhoolie Records


  • 1.Grand Texas - Chuck Guillory
  • 2.Colinda - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 3.Tu Peux Cogner - Mrs. Odeus Guillory :: Keep A Knockin' - Mrs. Odeus Guillory
  • 4.La Patate Chaude - Mrs. Rodney Fruge :: The Hot Potato - Mrs. Rodney Fruge
  • 5.Je Charche Tout Partout - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 6.T'es Petite, Mais T'es Mignonne - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 7.La Danse de la Limonade - Mrs. Rodney Fruge
  • 8.La Betaille dans le 'Tit Arbre - Isom J Fontenot
  • 9.Grand Mamou - Savy Augustine
  • 10.La Danse de Mardi Gras - Bee Deshotels
  • 11.Mes Souliers Sont Rouges - Bee Deshotels
  • 12.Contredanse Francaise - Isom J. Fontenot
  • 13.Y Avait Boitine Boiteuse - Bee Deshotels
  • 14.Aux Natchitoches - Bee Deshotels
  • 15.Contredanse de Mamou - Shelby Vidrine
  • 16.Saute Crapeau - Isom J. Fontenot
  • 17.Cadet Roussel - Isom J. Fontenot
  • 18.L'Arbre est dans Ces Feuilles - Bee Deshotels
  • 19.J'ai Traverse la Mer et les Montagnes - Isom J. Fontenot
  • 20.Fiddle Stomp - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 21.Ma Chere Belle - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 22.French Jig - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 23.Empty Bottle Stomp - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 24.I Met a Girl in the Swamp - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 25.You Had Some But You Don't Anymore - Isom J. Fontenot
  • 26.Two-Step de Lanse Maigre - Isom J. Fontenot
  • 27.Mamou Breakdown - Wallace "Cheese" Read
  • 28.Prison Song - Austin Pitre
  • 29.Ninety Nine Year Waltz - Milton Molitor
  • 30.Lost Lover Breakdown - Austin Pitre
  • 31.Le Blues de Elton - Milton Molitor
  • 32.Contredanse - Austin Pitre
  • 33.Molitor Waltz - Milton Molitor
  • 34.Hey Mom - Milton Molitor

Product Description:

Recorded in Mamou and Eunice, Louisiana between 1956 and 1959. Includes liner notes by Dr. Harry Oster.
Personnel: Chuck Guillory, Wallace Cheese Read (vocals, fiddle); Isom Fontenot (vocals, harmonica); Austin Pitre (vocals, accordion); Harry Oster (vocals); Lurlin Lejeune (guitar); Cyprien Landreneau (fiddle, accordion); Isaac Soileau (fiddle).
Liner Note Authors: Harry Oster; Roy Harris .
Editor: Chris Strachwitz.
Photographers: Chris Strachwitz; Harry Oster.
This features "Je Cherche Tout Partout," "Tu Peux Cogner Mais Tu Peux Pas Rentrer, " "T'es Petite, Mais T'es Mignone, " and others. ~ All Music Guide

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 5.0
Based on 3 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Product Info

  • UPC: 096297035924
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday-Friday: 8am-11pm, Weekends: 10am-10pm (Eastern Time)
Se habla Español! Spanish-speaking representatives available, Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm (Eastern Time)