Tower Isle Hotel, strolling calypso players

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Title

Tower Isle Hotel, strolling calypso players

Subject

Tower Isle Hotel - Jamaica; Calypso (Music); Musicians; Guitar Music

Description

Three calypso players with guitar, rattle and sticks, entertain a female guest on the beach at the Tower Isle Hotel. Jamaican hotels have endeavoured to provide visitors with a unique taste of the island’s culture and particularly its music with the use of cabaret and local bands. The instruments used are often made from local materials such as gourd, goatskin and bamboo.

Source

NLJ Postcard Collection

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Postcard

Identifier

D0001147

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Citation

“Tower Isle Hotel, strolling calypso players,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed September 25, 2017, http://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/3531.