Nelda Balfa

Real Name:
Nelda Balfa Henderson
American Cajun triangle player and singer. As a daughter of Dewey Balfa, she was one of the founding members of Balfa Toujours, together with her sister Christine Balfa. She left the band in 1994 to focus on her career as a hairdresser, but has performed with the band after that, but only on local shows and recordings.
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Nelda Balfa Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

Nelda Balfa - Louisiana Cajun French Music From The Southwest Prairies Vol. 1 album art Various Various - Louisiana Cajun French Music From The Southwest Prairies Vol. 1 (Comp) Rounder Records US 1976 Sell This Version
CD 6050 Nelda Balfa - Ugly Day album art Mamou Homme A Pitier (Man To Pity) and 4 more… Mamou - Ugly Day(CD, Album) Rounder Records CD 6050 US 1992 Sell This Version
6109-2 Nelda Balfa - Catch My Hat album art Mamou Prairie Band Mamou Prairie Band - Catch My Hat(CD, Album) Swallow Records 6109-2 US 1993 Sell This Version
CDCHD 613 Nelda Balfa - New Cajun Tradition album art Balfa Toujours Balfa Toujours - New Cajun Tradition(CD) Ace CDCHD 613 UK 1995 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

ROUNDER CD 11573 Nelda Balfa - More Cajun Music And Zydeco album art Various Pop, Tu Me Parles Toujours Various - More Cajun Music And Zydeco(CD, Comp) Rounder Records ROUNDER CD 11573 US 1995 Sell This Version
BPCD23 Nelda Balfa - A Certain Man... Songs Of Bernie Martin album art Bernie Martin Performed By Various Living A Lie (as Miss Nelda Balfa) Bernie Martin Performed By Various - A Certain Man... Songs Of Bernie Martin(CD, Album) Backlash Projects BPCD23 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
CR001 Nelda Balfa - Swamperella album art Swamperella Livin' A Lie Swamperella - Swamperella(CD, Album) Cattail Records CR001 Canada 2001 Sell This Version