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Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

Date
2003-05-24
Description
One compact disc. Fitchen served as emcee. Blake was a renowned bluegrass and recording session musician. Raised in Sulphur Springs, Georgia, he began his career in the 1950s. By the 1960s, he played in June carter Cash's road band, performed on Johnny Cash's "Orange Blossom Special" and Bob Dylan's "Nashville Skyline" albums. He became well-known for the seminal "Will the Circle be Unbroken" LP, also featuring Doc Watson, Roy Acuff, Vassar Clements, Earl Scruggs, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. More recently, he played on the "O Brother Where Art Thou" soundtrack. His wife Nancy was a cellist with folk leanings. They met in the early 1970s when she performed in his opening act. They married in 1975.
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Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival Amphitheater

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Doug Gauss serves as emcee. Norman Blake (guitar, mandolin, fiddle, vocals) and Nancy Blake (guitar, mandolin, cello, vocals) perform original songs, songs by the Carter Family and other traditional folk songs.
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Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 15)

Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 15)

Date
2003-05-24
Description
One compact disc. McKenzie and Pfister served as emcees. Blake was a renowned bluegrass and recording session musician. Raised in Sulphur Springs, Georgia, he began his career in the 1950s. By the 1960s, he played in June carter Cash's road band, performed on Johnny Cash's "Orange Blossom Special" and Bob Dylan's "Nashville Skyline" albums. He became well-known for the seminal "Will the Circle be Unbroken" LP, also featuring Doc Watson, Roy Acuff, Vassar Clements, Earl Scruggs, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. More recently, he played on the "O Brother Where Art Thou" soundtrack. His wife Nancy was a cellist with folk leanings. They met in the early 1970s when she performed in his opening act. They married in 1975.
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Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 8)

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 8)

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Green-Townsend served as emcee. Blake was a renowned bluegrass and recording session musician. Raised in Sulphur Springs, Georgia, he began his career in the 1950s. By the 1960s, he played in June carter Cash's road band, performed on Johnny Cash's "Orange Blossom Special" and Bob Dylan's "Nashville Skyline" albums. He became well-known for the seminal "Will the Circle be Unbroken" LP, also featuring Doc Watson, Roy Acuff, Vassar Clements, Earl Scruggs, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. More recently, he played on the "O Brother Where Art Thou" soundtrack. His wife Nancy was a cellist with folk leanings. They met in the early 1970s when she performed in his opening act. They married in 1975.
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Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival AmphitheaterNorman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival AmphitheatersoundGuitarist
Musicians
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Folk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Music -- Performance
Old time music
String band music
Bluegrass music
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Norman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival AmphitheaterNorman & Nancy Blake performance at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival AmphitheatersoundSingers
Musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Folk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Music -- Performance
Old time music
Bluegrass music
String band music
Fiddle tunes
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a_s2034_04_cd03-059Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 15)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
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a_s2034_04_cd03-073Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 8)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Old time music
Bluegrass music
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