A Smithsonian Folkways recording; formerly in a cassette format as West Indian Songs. Songs from Puerto Rico, Trinidad, Jamaica, Haiti, and the Bronx. These songs have great energy; many are for young students. Includes liner notes by Edna Smith Edet, and also words to all the songs (some also have a translation or suggested English version).
Contents: Gypsy in the Moonlight, In a Fine Castle/ Jane & Louisa/ There's a Brown Girl in the Ring, Sissy in the Barn, I Went to a Party, Coming Down Wid a Lemonade, Jump Shamadorar, I Los My Glove, Go In & Out de Window, Sally Go 'Round the Moon, San Serenin, Merecumbe, Ambos a Dos, Senotita La/ La Carbonnerita, A-la-Limon, John Crow, I Come to See Janie, Zammi Mann Man-Man/ Toi si Bonne/ Petit Oiseau, Feuilles Yo, Lundi Matin, Do Do Tititit Manman'l.