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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Abraham, Sinu, 1981-"
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East Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprentices

East Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprentices

Date
1990
Description
Three color slides; 24 negatives. 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
Jaya Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Jaya Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. The Abraham sisters apprenticed under Radhakrishnan in 1990 to learn tradional Indian dance, through the FFP Apprenticeship program. 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
East Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprenticesEast Indian dancer Jaya Radhakrishnan and apprenticesStill ImageApprentices
Dance
Indian dance
Children
Body movement
Teaching of folklore
Dancers
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a_s1576_t90-112aJaya Radhakrishnan and her apprentices dancing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundMusicians
Banjoists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Indian dance
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Dance music
Demonstrations
Apprentices
Dancers
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