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Dewey Balfa & Marc Savoy, Part 1 (1982)

En Français



Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-05-16

Duration: 00:15:53

Subjects: French language | Cajun music | Balfa, Dewey | Savoy, Marc


  • Fontenot, James Host
  • Balfa, Dewey Interviewee
  • Savoy, Marc Interviewee


This episode of the series “En Francais” from May 16, 1982, features James Fontenot’s interview with Cajun musicians Dewey Balfa and Marc Savoy. They discuss Cajun music and the importance of preserving Cajun culture. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.