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Zachary Richard Interview (1988)

En Français



Genre: French, Interview

Place Covered: Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1988-11-6

Duration: 00:13:21

Subjects: French language | RICHARD, ZACHARY | Cajun music


  • Melancon, Yves Interviewer
  • Richard, Zachary Interviewee


This segment from the November 6, 1988, episode of the series “En Francais” features Yves Melacon’s interview with singer and accordionist Zachary Richard. He discusses: his first musical experience in a church choir; his diverse musical influences; his college years; and playing music festivals.