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Cajun & Creole Music Collection (CCMC)


For the safety of our UL Lafayette community, Dupré Library is CLOSED until further notice.

The Cajun and Creole Music Collection (CCMC) staff will be available via email. Visits are suspended until further notice.

The Cajun and Creole Music Collection (CCMC) consists of over 9,000 commercial recordings, selected unpublished or field recordings, and other music-related research materials. Formats include both analog and digital media: 78rpm, 45rpm, and LP (33 1/3 rpm) records, 8-track tapes, audio-cassette tapes, CDs, VHS tapes and DVDs. The expanding collection also contains books, periodicals, photographs, artifacts, and other archival materials. The many different genres and styles of the Creole and Cajun musical cultures of Southwest and parts of Southeast Louisiana can be found in the CCMC.


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