29 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Title of Work is exactly "Sitting On Top of the World"
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Secular music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 1 and 2)

Secular music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 1 and 2)

Date
1981
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of the first two sides of the FFP-produced album, Drop on Down in Florida, which was a collection of fieldwork recordings of African American music in Florida released in the early 1980s as a two-record LP.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 9)

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 9)

Date
1985-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Smith served as emcee.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

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

Date
1981-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

Date
1982-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as the emcee. Folklorist Devane introduced Williams, who played the diddly bow. Moses Williams was originally from Mississippi. He moved to Florida in the 1950s. He played the diddly bow, a one-string homemade musical instrument, also called a "yakkedy board."
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

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

Date
1982-05-30
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Leroy Green

Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Leroy Green

Date
1980-05-06
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.
Collection
Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Willie Gillard

Date
1980-05-14
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. Born near Charleston, South Carolina, he learned guitar from a neighbor. He moved to Florida to pick oranges, and played music as a sideline. He later moved to Tampa to be a plumber. These are field recordings from the Florida Record Project. That project, along with work for the North Florida Project, resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida.
Collection
Interview with and music performance by blues musician Moses Williams

Interview with and music performance by blues musician Moses Williams

Date
1980-03-11
Description
One reel to reel recording. Moses Williams was originally from Mississippi. He moved to Florida in the 1950s. He played the diddly bow, a one-string homemade musical instrument, also called a yakedy board.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1993-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Futima served as emcee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_05_c81-031Secular music from the Drop on Down in Florida album (Sides 1 and 2)SoundAfrican Americans
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Singing
Guitar music
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t85-165Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 9)SoundBands (Music)
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Bluegrass music
Performing arts
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_t81-037Friday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Musical groups
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
Hornpipes
Dance music
Fiddle music
Banjo music
Old time music
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Diddly bow
Clogging
Clog dancing
Musicians
Singers
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t83-029Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Stringband music
String bands
Guitar music
Blues (Music)
Diddly bow
Folklorists
Folk singers
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Tales
Singing
Dance music
Singers
Musicians
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Blues singers
Storytellers
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a_s1576_13_c84-049Skip Johns & the Travelers and Clarence Scippio performing at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Country music
Bluegrass music
Religious songs
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Singers
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a_s1576_t83-034Sunday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Animal sounds
Birdsongs
Old time music
Oral performance
Fiddle music
Violin music
Piano music
Guitar music
Folk singers
Diddly bow
Blues (Music)
Performers
Pianists
Blues singers
Musicians
Violinists
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a_s1576_t83-070Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Leroy GreenSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Interviews
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
String instruments
Life histories
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/audio.jpg
a_s1576_t81-018Interview with and music performance by blues guitarist Willie GillardSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Interviews
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
String instruments
Life histories
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
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a_s1576_t81-015Interview with and music performance by blues musician Moses WilliamsSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarists
String instruments
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Harmonica music
Singers
Musicians
Harmonica players
Blues singers
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a_s1576_42_d93-003Friday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
String bands
Old time music
Stringband music
Guitar music
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
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