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Clarence Curvan Orchestra: Lord Kitchener's "Mama Dis is Mas"

I've always loved this Beverly Griffith arrangement of Lord Kitchener's classic "Mama Dis is mas", which I think was the best.
.For the most part, this is also the arrangement played by Desperadoes that year.
From the 1965 Esso promotional album "Tiger Goes Calypso".

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Comment by Ann on February 5, 2012 at 12:30am

A Great Classic

Comment by jean robertson on February 4, 2012 at 8:54pm

thanks for the memories glenroy,u r right,seams like u know bev. from back in the day . i do 2.a good friend from the early 60's

Comment by Tyrone Noel on January 24, 2012 at 12:45pm

i get a chance to see Clarence in New york on regular basis, so this good....thks,,,,,,

Comment by calvin obrien on January 23, 2012 at 1:33pm

1965 was the first year I played mas and Oh Boy  That was Mas.

Comment by Alan Field on January 22, 2012 at 2:42pm

Good Carnival, remember it well/19 65

Comment by Glenroy R Joseph on January 21, 2012 at 6:12pm

I like the Hylanders version, but for many years the Beverly Griffith arrangement played by Despers was the one that was stuck in my head.

Comment by BECK on January 21, 2012 at 5:45pm

In my eyes, the best mama dis is mas, is by Hylanders.

Comment by Randi Curvan on January 21, 2012 at 3:53pm

In my eyes that year Despers won and let me tell you I'm not bias.

If any one has the steelband version upload it now

Randi Curvan

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