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Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)

Date
1987-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dudley served as emcee. Billie's performance began on T87-34. Also known as Chief Jim Billie, James Billie was elected chairman of the Seminole Tribe of Florida in 1979. It was during his chairmanship, which ended amidst controversy in 2001, that the Seminole peoples' five reservations began their profitable gambling operations. In addition to his administrative duties, the former alligator wrestler and Vietnam vet was also known for his original songs and traditional Seminole stories. He has released several albums. Fiddler Kelly and guitarist Moloney played Irish dance music for dancer Rondeau. Their performance continued on T87-36.
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a_s1576_t87-035Saturday performances at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 15)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Seminole Indians
Native Americans
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Irish dance
Fiddle music
Dance music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Dancers
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