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Cajun fiddler and one of the pioneers of Cajun music, born November 15, 1905 in Chataignier, Louisiana; died January 3, 1988. He played with Dennis McGee, Amédé Ardoin, Leo Soileau and Wade Frugé, among others.

Before his death, Courville ran a furniture store in Eunice, Louisiana. Every Saturday morning he played fiddle on a radio program "Mamou Hour" (in Mamou, Louisiana). His father, Eraste Courville, was a fiddler as well.
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Artist

Instruments & Performance

5319 Sady Courville - Madame Young Donnez Moi Vôtre Plús Jole Blonde / Mon Chere Bebe Creole album art Dennis McGee Dennis McGee - Madame Young Donnez Moi Vôtre Plús Jole Blonde / Mon Chere Bebe Creole(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 5319 US 1929 Sell This Version
5348 Sady Courville - Myself / Vous M'Avez Donne Vôtre Parole album art Dennis McGee Dennis McGee - Myself / Vous M'Avez Donne Vôtre Parole(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 5348 US 1929 Sell This Version
Sady Courville - The Cajuns - Vol. 2 album art The Grand Mamou Orchestra, The Branch Playboys, Bessyl Duhon Calcasieu Waltz (as Sady D. Courville) and 5 more… The Grand Mamou Orchestra, The Branch Playboys, Bessyl Duhon - The Cajuns - Vol. 2 Sonet UK 1973 Sell This Version
ES 17, E.S. N°17 Sady Courville - Les Haricots Sont Pas Salés - Musique Cajun De Louisiane album art Various Mon Chéri Bébé Créole Various - Les Haricots Sont Pas Salés - Musique Cajun De Louisiane(LP, Comp) Expression Spontanée, Expression Spontanée ES 17, E.S. N°17 France 1974 Sell This Version
Sady Courville - Cajun Social Music album art Various 'Trape Mon Chapeau Various - Cajun Social Music (Album) Folkways Records US 1977 Sell This Version
45002 Sady Courville - The Early Recordings Of Dennis McGee album art Dennis McGee Dennis McGee - The Early Recordings Of Dennis McGee(LP) Morning Star Records 45002 US 1977 Sell This Version
SNTF 776 Sady Courville - Good Times Killin' Me album art Nathan Abshire Nathan Abshire - Good Times Killin' Me(LP) Sonet SNTF 776 UK 1978 Sell This Version
Sady Courville - 10th Anniversary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival album art Various Jolie Blonde Various - 10th Anniversary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (Album) Flying Fish (2) US 1979 Sell This Version
SNTF 802 Sady Courville - This Is Mamou Cajun Radio album art Revon Reed*, Sady Courville And The Mamou Cajun Band (2) Revon Reed*, Sady Courville And The Mamou Cajun Band (2) - This Is Mamou Cajun Radio(LP, Album) Sonet SNTF 802 UK 1979 Sell This Version
2012 Sady Courville - The Complete Early Recordings album art Dennis McGee Dennis McGee - The Complete Early Recordings(CD, Comp, RM) Yazoo 2012 US 1994 Sell This Version
SW-3001, 3001 Sady Courville - La Vieille Musique Acadienne album art Sady Courville & Dennis McGee Sady Courville & Dennis McGee - La Vieille Musique Acadienne(CD, Album, RE) Swallow Records, Swallow Records SW-3001, 3001 US 2003 Sell This Version
FRC308 Sady Courville - Dennis McGee & Sady Courville album art Dennis McGee, Sady Courville Dennis McGee, Sady Courville - Dennis McGee & Sady Courville(CD, Album) Field Recorders' Collective FRC308 US 2007 Sell This Version
16001 Sady Courville - The Traditional Cajun Fiddling Of Dennis McGee & S D Courville album art Dennis McGee & S D Courville* Dennis McGee & S D Courville* - The Traditional Cajun Fiddling Of Dennis McGee & S D Courville(LP) Morning Star Records 16001 Unknown Sell This Version
CO 2003 Sady Courville - " Fais Dodo... Chez " Les Cajuns De Louisiane album art Revon Reed*, Sady Courville, La Famille Clément Revon Reed*, Sady Courville, La Famille Clément - " Fais Dodo... Chez " Les Cajuns De Louisiane(LP, Album) Cauri CO 2003 France Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

SNTF 776 Sady Courville - Good Times Killin' Me album art Nathan Abshire Nathan Abshire - Good Times Killin' Me(LP) Sonet SNTF 776 UK 1978 Sell This Version
SNTF 802 Sady Courville - This Is Mamou Cajun Radio album art Revon Reed*, Sady Courville And The Mamou Cajun Band (2) Revon Reed*, Sady Courville And The Mamou Cajun Band (2) - This Is Mamou Cajun Radio(LP, Album) Sonet SNTF 802 UK 1979 Sell This Version
Sady Courville - Kings Of Cajun album art Various La Queue De Torture (as Courville) Various - Kings Of Cajun (Comp) Music Club UK 1992 Sell This Version
MCCD 116 Sady Courville - Kings Of Cajun Vol II  album art Various The Cajun Strip (as S Courville) Various - Kings Of Cajun Vol II (CD, Comp) Music Club MCCD 116 UK 1993 Sell This Version
Sady Courville - La Danse De La Vie album art Beausoleil Ménage À Trois Reels (as S.D. Courville) Beausoleil - La Danse De La Vie (Album) Forward (2) Germany 1993 Sell This Version
Sady Courville - Funny Bones - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack album art Various La Queue De Tortue (as S. Courville) Various - Funny Bones - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album) Touchstone Records France 1995 Sell This Version
SW-3001, 3001 Sady Courville - La Vieille Musique Acadienne album art Sady Courville & Dennis McGee Sady Courville & Dennis McGee - La Vieille Musique Acadienne(CD, Album, RE) Swallow Records, Swallow Records SW-3001, 3001 US 2003 Sell This Version