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Songs and Dances of Quebec

Various Artists
Songs and Dances of Quebec

Six musicians perform a collection of traditional folk songs, reels, and square dances originating in the French-speaking Canadian province of Quebec. The recording is composed of 5 instrumental and 5 vocal numbers performed variously by violinist Jean Carnigan, Aldor Morin on harmonica, dance caller Edgar Morin, guitarist Bob Hill, and singers Madame Richard and Gerard Delorier. Background information for all tracks is included in the liner notes, along with original French lyrics and English translations.

Track Listing

101
Danse Carré Jean Caragnan, Aldor Morin, Edgar Morin, and Bob Hill 2:41
102
Le Reel de l'Harmonica Aldor Morin and Bob Hill 2:35
103
C'était une Jeune Fille Jean Caragnan, Bob Hill, Madame Richard, and Gerard Delorier 2:58
104
Reel du Bon Vieux Temps Jean Caragnan and Bob Hill 1:52
105
Ma Femme Avait un Grand Chapeau Bob Hill and Gerard Delorier 3:20
201
C'était une Petite Vache Noire Bob Hill and Gerard Delorier 2:33
202
Fiddle Reel Jean Caragnan 2:27
203
Reel Carré Jean Caragnan, Aldor Morin, Edgar Morin, and Bob Hill 3:41
204
La Bastringue Jean Caragnan, Aldor Morin, Bob Hill, Madame Richard, and Gerard Delorier 1:50
205
Les Fraises et les Framboises Jean Caragnan, Bob Hill, Madame Richard, and Gerard Delorier 4:03

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