Here's the Haitian version of Frère Jacques...
Tonton Bouki, Tonton Bouki,
Ou ap dòmi? Ou ap dòmi?
Lévé pou bat tanbou-a, Lévé pou bat tanbou-a
Ding ding dong ! Ding ding dong !
Uncle Bouki, Uncle Bouki
Are you sleeping? Are you sleeping?
Get up to play the drum, get up to play the drum
Ding, ding, dong! Ding, ding, dong!
Thanks to Olivier Pagani from the Classe d'Initiation at Mons-en-Baroeul/Lille Fives (France) for generously allowing me to post a recording from his site.
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