Lovely Haitian instrumental folk guitar music from 1954 by Frantz Casseus

Jan 13, 2015 at 11:01 am

This friend of a friend on Facebook just posted that this dude is his great-uncle, which then reminded me that this highly nifty record exists!

It also reminds me that I need to finish unpacking my records so that I can dig this out.

I bought a fabulous reissue of this Folkways 10" late last summer, listened to it a few times, then packed it away for my move. I seriously need motivation for things like that (unpacking).

How beautiful is this music? Here are the details on the reissue.