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Jim Olivier & V. J. Boulet (1982)

En Français

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-06-13

Duration: 00:26:22

Subjects: Television | OLIVIER, JIM | Boulet, V.J. | French language | Cajun music

Contributors:

  • Fontenot, James Host
  • Olivier, Jim Guest
  • Boulet, V.J. Guest
  • Clement, Jeanece Performer

Description

This episode of the series “En Francais” from June 13, 1982, features James Fontenot’s interview with Cajun singer Jim Olivier and accordion player V.J. Boulet. Olivier is also the host of KLFY-TV’s “Passe Partout” in Lafayette, Louisiana. They discuss Cajun music and French language television in Louisiana. They also perform several songs, including Olivier’s duet with Jeanece Clement.