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Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1993-05-29
Description
Sixty-six black and white images. the Bill Monroe performing at the Florida Folk Festival. Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music. Performing here with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (from which the musical genre's name is derived) Monroe was often referred to as the Father of Bluegrass. For more images of Monroe at the Festival, see S 1577, Box 37. For audio of Monroe performing, see tapes D93-11 and D93-12 in S 1576.
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Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
1993-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Murray served as emcee. Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (where the name for the musical genre derives from.) He was often called the Father of Bluegrass. For images of his performance, see S 1577, box 15, folder 2. His main stage performance continues on D93-12. Also see D93-25 for another 1993 festival performance by Monroe.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1993-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Murray served as emcee. Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (where the name for the musical genre derives from.) He was often called the Father of Bluegrass. For images of his performance, see S 1577, box 15, folder 2. His performance continued from D93-13. The second half of the tape consists of the Sunday morning program.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1993-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (where the name for the musical genre derives from.) He was often called the Father of Bluegrass. For images of his performance, see S 1577, box 15, folder 2. For his main stage performance later that evening, see D93-11/12. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships. The winners for 1993 were wood carver Bobby Johns, fiddler Willie Jones, guitarist-singer Gamble Rogers, and songwriters-singers Frank & Ann Thomas.

 

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Six photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Six photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1993-05-29
Description
"272 photographic prints in six small photo albums, labeled 1 through 6. No index for images. Album #1 [Old Marble Stage]: *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) *Florida Folk Heritage Awards (Ormond Loomis, Frank & Ann Thomas, Bobby Johns, Willie Jones, Nancy Rogers) Album #2 [Old Marble & Main Stage]: *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) Album #3: *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) performing on Old Marble Stage *Bill Monroe with crowd (including Mary McClain) *Seminole Family Camp *Tom Walton *Mary McClain & Willie James performing on Old Marble Stage *Florida Fiddlers Competition Album #4 *Fiddler Dick Seaman & guitarist Jack Piccalo on Main Stage *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) performing on Main Stage and Old Marble Stage Album #5 *Mary McClain & Willie James performing on Old Marble Stage *Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys (Dana Cupp - banjo; Robert Bowlin fiddle; Clarence "Tater" Tate - bass; Tom Ewing - guitar) performing on Main Stage, (with the sign language interpreter in some images) *Craft demonstrations *Unidentified string band rehearsing *Tom Walton *Bill Monroe with fans (Including Liz Pennock) *Pierce Pettis on Old Marble Stage *Florida Fiddlers Competition Album #6: *Jack Piccalo rehearsing in campground *Unidentified string band on Main Stage *Frank & Ann Thomas, and other performers on Gazebo Stage *Visitors to the Florida Folk Festival *Will McLean Foundation booth"
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalBill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Bluegrass music
Musical instruments
Mandolins
Mandolin music
String instruments
Stringband music
Performers
Country music
Musical groups
Bluegrass musicians
Singers
Musicians
Entertainers
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a_s1576_42_d93-011Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
A capella singers
A capella singing
Gospel (Black)
Bluegrass music
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
African Americans
Songs, Irish
Jigs
Reels
Dance music
Mandolin music
Religious songs
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_42_d93-012Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Mandolin music
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Old time music
String bands
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_43_d93-025Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Mandolin music
Stringband music
String bands
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Awards
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Singers
Musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
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Six photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalSix photo albums of Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Performers
Folklife
Demonstrations
Music
Awards
Entertainers
Bluegrass music
String instruments
Stringband music
Old time music
Mandolin music
Pianists
Fiddlers
Mandolins
Fiddles
Fiddling
Folk singers
Singing
Competitions
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Blues singers
Folklorists
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