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"Blind" Johnny Brown & "Reverend" N. L. Williams interview and performance backstage at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

"Blind" Johnny Brown & "Reverend" N. L. Williams interview and performance backstage at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05-28
Description
Seven reel-to-reel audiotapes. Recording of a conversation and impromptu performance by Brown and Williams. This was the first time these men had met. They discuss gospel, country, rock and roll, and blues music; women; segregation; other folk festivals; various jobs they worked; and performing. They perform several songs. The audio quality varies from poor to fair throughout. Copied onto audiocassettes C81-12, C81-13 and C81-14.
Collection
Friday evening performances at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Friday evening performances at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1966-05-06
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The second half of the reel consists of Saturday morning performances (see separate entry for description of that half of the reel.) Banjoist Cox was from Grand Haven, Michigan. Banjoist Taylor was from Milledgeville, Georgia, and played with The Folk Swingers. He later played with Vassar Clements and John Hartford.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 11)

Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 11)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. The reel begins with Boltin announcing the start of the evening program. Guitarist Walton was from St. Petersburg. Bullard was from White Springs.
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Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1994-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Hoovler served as emcee. Vgo, on guitar and autoharp, plays ballads of murder, including old time and blues songs. Friends of Reilly, of Palmetto, performed Irish songs. The string band The Squirrelly Germs featured Bill Dudley (guitar), Kathy Aargard (fiddle), Tim Higgins (mandolin/fiddle), and Nancy Davidson (banjo). Murray, on guitar, performs swing and old time songs with Barbara Johnson (bass) and Dave McGinty (banjo). The program ends for the day with Hoovler talking about fiddler James Kelly.
Collection
Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots

Golden Gospel: Afro-American Roots

Date
1985-09-14
Description
Nine reel to reel recordings. Reel T86-215 has very poor sound quality -- nearly inaudible. Recordings of two concerts (9/14/1985 in Leesburg on T86-214 through T86-216; and 9/15/1985 in Orlando -- at the Frontline Outreach Building -- on T85-150 through T85 -154) featuring several gospel music groups from Florida and elsewhere: Ponder Singers (Jax.); Cisrow Gospel Allstars (Millville, NJ); Washington Singers (Cocoa); Goldenaires and the Spiritualettes (Orlando); Master Keys and the Dixie Hummingbirds (Philadelphia, PA); and the Dixie Jubilees (Jax). For images of the performance, see S 1577, volume 30. For videos of both performances, see FV-115 and FV-119 (Orlando), and FV-114, FV-116 through FV-118 in S 1615.

 

 

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Gospel singer Jimmy Williams performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Gospel singer Jimmy Williams performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1989-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee.
Collection
Monday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Monday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1982-05-31
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1981-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Sheddan was from Jacksonville, as was Moore. The Frogmore Mountain Boys were from Beaufort, SC. Bullard and Morgan were from White Springs.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. Cephas and Wiggins were a blues duo from Washington, DC. Stone hosted the Fiddle Style Workshop, featuring Aargard, Carsey, Jones, and Dudley. For video of the Cephas and Wiggins performance, see FV-59 and FV-60 in S 1615.
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Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1995-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Fitchen served as emcee. The Swamprooters featured Markle (guitar), Walter Godwin (bass), Barney Waterberry (percussion), Mike Godwin (banjo), and Mike Powell (mandolin). The Johnny Bullard Band featured Jerry Bullard (vocals), Jim Bentton (guitar), Part Benton (banjo), Joe Lima (mandolin), and Johnny Bullard (guitar). The Celestial Railroad Band consisted of Lo Gordon (banjo), Mary Gordon (guitar), Tim Gardner (fiddle), and Matt Gardner (cello).
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t78-326"Blind" Johnny Brown & "Reverend" N. L. Williams interview and performance backstage at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalSoundField recordings
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Country music
Music -- Performance
Folk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Religious songs
Interviews
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a_s1576_t77-161aFriday evening performances at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Bands (Music)
Banjoists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Folk singers
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Banjo music
Bluegrass music
Musicians
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a_s1576_t84-013Friday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 11)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
Religious music
Religious songs
Old time music
Patriotic songs
Country music
Hymns
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a_s1576_43_d94-024Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
String bands
Stringband music
Guitar music
Swing music
Old time music
Country music
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t85-150Golden Gospel: Afro-American RootsSoundA capella singers
A capella singing
Concerts
Special events
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Gospel music
Musical groups
Religious music
Religious songs
Guitarist
Musicians
Singers
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a_s1576_t89-095Gospel singer Jimmy Williams performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundSingers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Old time music
Religious music
Stringband music
Religious songs
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-041Monday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Folk singers
Storytelling
Poetry
Oral narratives
String bands
Stringband music
Singers
Guitarist
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Musicians
Poets
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a_s1576_t81-043Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Folk singers
Bluegrass music
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Country music
Religious music
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Guitarist
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a_s1576_42_d91-008Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Guitar music
Blues (Music)
Rhythm and blues songs
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Old time music
Workshops (Adult education)
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Blues singers
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a_s1576_44_d95-007Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Guitar music
Country music
Fiddle music
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Singers
Musicians
Dancers
Bands (Music)
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