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Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny Brown

Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny Brown

Date
1977-01-18
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recorded at the Neighborly Center in St. Petersburg. Brown talks about his life and music in between playing religious and blues songs. A previous interview and performance was recorded on tape C77-9. For an interview conducted a year later, see reels T78-316 and T78-317.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1979-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Rev. Williams was from Tallahassee, where he played in front of Hicks Drug Store. This was his third festival. From San Antonio, Florida, the Beaumont Family consisted of David (age 16, banjo), Michael (age 14, mandolin), Kathy (age 13, guitar), Allison (age 12, bass), Stephen (age 10, lead guitar), and Kenny (age 4, fiddle). This was their first festival. The Windmill Cloggers were from Ocala, and clogged during the last two numbers. Alan McWhorter spoke between the performances. The Makley Family from Jacksonville. They consisted of a mother and two daughters: Elroyce, Bettina, and Ruthanne. Blues singer-guitarist was from St. Petersburg. He was discovered through the North Florida Folklife Project. This was his first festival.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1979-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The New Sand Mountain Wildcats was from Lutz; they consisted of Ernie Williams, Rob Levine (psychology professor), Shellie Yeager, Daralyn Caudill (teacher), and Bill Dudley (a FM disc jockey). Kloiber, at the time a law student at the University of Virginia, was from West Palm Beach; Gerard, a speech graduate student at the University of Tampa, was from Lake City. They met and began playing traditional folk music while students at Florida State University. Blues singer Brown was from St. Petersburg. George and Marilyn Heaps-Nelson were from Swainsboro, Georgia. Bonk was from Atlanta, Georgia.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t78-316Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny BrownSoundInterviewing
Interviews
Music performance
Blues (Music)
African Americans
Guitar
Guitar music
Guitarists
Religious music
Religious songs
Gospel (Black)
Fieldwork
Guitarist
Blues singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_01_c77-007Interview and music performance with blues singer (Blind) Johnny BrownSoundInterviewing
Interviews
Oral histories
Blues (Music)
African Americans
Guitar
Guitar music
Guitarists
Life histories
Religious music
Religious songs
Gospel (Black)
Music performance
Guitarist
Blues singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-097Saturday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
African Americans
Bluegrass music
Singing
Blues (Music)
Guitar music
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Gospel (Black)
Clogging
Dance music
Old time music
Stringband music
String bands
Yodeling
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Blues singers
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a_s1576_t83-102Sunday performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
African Americans
Guitar music
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Gospel music
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Harmonica music
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Harmonica players
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