Hubert Maitre (1940-2017)
Note: Hubert Maitre, guitarist and vocalist, played with many Cajun groups going back to the 1950s. Among various awards he received, his recording of Camey Doucet's song "La Vieille Chaudière Noire," the title cut of his 2000 CD, won the Cajun French Music Association's Song of the Year Award. Hubert Maitre died Dec. 16, 2017 at the age of 77.
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