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Joseph Douglas Badon (1983)

En Français



Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1983-05-29

Duration: 00:27:55

Subjects: French language | Cajun music | Badon, Joseph Douglas


  • Fontenot, James Host
  • Badon, Joseph Douglas Guest
  • Hebert, Rex Performer
  • Thibodeaux, Rufus Performer


This episode of the series “En Francais” from May 29, 1983, features James Fontenot’s interview with Cajun musician Joseph Douglas Badon of Henderson, Louisiana. Badon also performs several songs along with guitarist Rex Hebert and fiddler Rufus Thibodeaux. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.