Background Music

Background Music


The Yellow Bird
Choucoune (song)

Choucoune is a 19th-century Haitian song composed by Michel Mauleart Monton with lyrics from a poem by Oswald Durand.  It was rewritten with English lyrics in the 20th century as Yellow Bird.


Yellow Bird – with Lyrics


Yellow Bird
Pandemic Steel Pan Band 


The song is also known in Haitian Creole as “Ti Zwazo” (French: “Petite oiseau”, English: “Little Bird”).




 Starlite Steelband playing Yellow Bird


Yellow Bird — Handchime duet 


Yellow Bird and Never On Sunday
Duet Accordion



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