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Interview with Earnest (Popeye) Thompson

Interview with Earnest (Popeye) Thompson

Date
1986-10-10
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fisher Thompson. He discusses fishing for red snapper and sharks; sponging; hunting sea turtles; boat types; local businesses; and his poems. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Interview with Goose, Richard and Lloyd Culbreath

Interview with Goose, Richard and Lloyd Culbreath

Date
1987-01-01
Description
Two audio cassettes. Interview with Julian "Goose" Culbreath, his son Lloyd, and nephew Richard. They discuss fishing, learning the fiddle, and playing music. They also perform a few songs on guitar and fiddle. Between 1986 and 1987, a partnership between the Florida Folklife Program and the American Folk Center created the Maritime Heritage Survey Project. Focusing on the Gulf and Atlantic fishing cultures, and utilizing photographs, slides, oral histories, and on-site interviews, the survey climaxed with a demonstration area at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival. Also available on reel to reel (reels 6-7). The three main researchers were Nancy Nusz, Merri Belland, and project director David Taylor. Additional information on the project can be found in Taylor's project files in S 1716.
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Mack Novak - Oyster Man Blues / I Wish

Mack Novak - Oyster Man Blues / I Wish

Date
1987
Description
One 45 vinyl record (CSS-152). Produced by St. George Sound Records, recorded at Central Sound Studios in Auburndale, Florida. The two songs were written and performed by Eastpoint native Novak.
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Performance by Spiros Skordilis, Emanuel Gonatos, and Nick Polemis

Performance by Spiros Skordilis, Emanuel Gonatos, and Nick Polemis

Date
1986-11-04
Description
Three audio casettes. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.

 

 

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Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

Date
1986-03-22
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums.
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Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Date
1986-03-23
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums. The bata drummers consisted of: Rinaldo Pena, drum; Arturo Pena, drum; Cerresta Quinzano, drum; Ernesto Pichardo, vocals. Bronsztein played the clarinet, while Bracha joined him on electric piano.
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Washboard Bill Cooke interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Washboard Bill Cooke interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1987-07-30
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at his home. Born in Dupont, just south of St. Augustine, on 4 July. His mother ran a jook joint, where he was first exposed to music and dance. He hoboed, played street music, worked for railways, and played at nightclubs in South Florida. In the interviews, he discusses jook joints; writing songs; working in New York; playing the washboard and the ukulele; and plays various songs, some wellknown, others his own compositions. This interview was an exploratory interview for the Florida Folk Festival, and was expanded by Jan Rosenberg the following month. The tape speed is a little fast, noticeable in the higher pitch of their voices approximately half way through the tape. Side two is blank. In 1956, he made a recording with Pete Seeger and Sonny Terry called Washboard Country Band. In 1992, he won the Florida Folk Heritage Award. 
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Florida Fiddlers Competition at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (fiddle stage)

Florida Fiddlers Competition at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (fiddle stage)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
Seven audio cassettes. Recording of the annual Florida Fiddlers Contest. In the solo awards, the placements were Fred Stoll (fourth), David Forbes (third), Elan Chalford (second), and Willie Jones(first). For the Accompanied category, the placements were Willie Jones (fourth), Clare Davis (third), Tom Staley (second) and Wayne Martin (first). Etheridge, Barasch, and Rtuland were the judges; and Kelly was a guest performer.
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Interview with and music performance by Louise Sanders

Interview with and music performance by Louise Sanders

Date
1986-09-22
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Louise Sanders in which she discusses her background and discusses and performs songs.
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Interview with bagpiper Sandy Keith and his apprentice Bess Tanenbaum

Interview with bagpiper Sandy Keith and his apprentice Bess Tanenbaum

Date
1987-01-02
Description
One audio cassette. Keith and Tanenbaum played Scottish bagpipes. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1592_06_tape24Interview with Earnest (Popeye) ThompsonSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Interviews
Interviewing
Seafood gathering
Fishes
Boats and boating
Local history
Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
Racism
Race relations
Sea turtles
Sponges
Greek Americans
Musicians
Fishers
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a_s1592_06_tape21Interview with Goose, Richard and Lloyd CulbreathSoundFieldwork
Interviewing
Oral histories
Oral narratives
Life histories
Fishing
Family history
Fiddlers
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a_s1592_02_folder06Mack Novak - Oyster Man Blues / I WishsoundSingers
Sound recordings
Oyster industries
Folk singers
Maritime folklore
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a_s1640_20_tape14Performance by Spiros Skordilis, Emanuel Gonatos, and Nick PolemisSoundApprentices
Greek Americans
Arts, Greek
Music performance
Bouzouki
String instruments
Performing arts
Musicians
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a_s1576_17_c86-001Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_17_c86-007Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Jí­baro (Puerto Rican identity)
Clarinet music
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1685_05_tape27Washboard Bill Cooke interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundSinging
Storytelling
Field recordings
Interviews
African Americans
Oral narratives
Juke joints
Music industry
Music composition
Washboards (musical instruments)
Chordophones
Ukuleles
Rural blues
Blues (music)
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a_s1576_18_c86-035Florida Fiddlers Competition at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (fiddle stage)SoundFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddle music
String instruments
Violinists
Competitions
Contests
Old time music
Songs, Irish
Jigs
Reels
Dance music
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_24_c87-021Interview with and music performance by Louise SandersSoundSingers
Music performance
Interviews
Oral histories
Singing
Life histories
Performing arts
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a_s1640_20_tape19Interview with bagpiper Sandy Keith and his apprentice Bess TanenbaumSoundMusicians
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Bagpipes
Musical instruments
Music
Interviews
Scottish Americans
Music performance
Bagpipe music
Bagpipers
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