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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Cook, Andrew, 1977-"
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Fiddler George Custer and his apprentice Andrew Cook performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Fiddler George Custer and his apprentice Andrew Cook performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Cook apprenticed under fiddler Custer in 1990 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
Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

Date
1990
Description
Four black and white prints. Cook was Custer's grandson. 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
Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

Date
1990
Description
Two color slides; 12 negatives. Cook served as an apprentice to Custer. He was also his grandson. 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
Saturday performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 5)

Saturday performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 5)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). The State Fiddlers Competition, which was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening.
Collection
Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Baldwin was the president of the Florida Fiddlers Association. Milner served as emcee.
Collection
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a_s1576_t90-113bFiddler George Custer and his apprentice Andrew Cook performing at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Apprentices
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
String instruments
Bluegrass music
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew CookFiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew CookStill ImageApprentices
Fiddling
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Musical instruments
Fiddles
Music
Children
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George CusterFiddlers Andrew Cook and George CusterStill ImageApprentices
Fiddles
Fiddling
Violin
Children
Teaching of folklore
Music performance
String instruments
Musical instruments
Musicians
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_42_d92-013Saturday performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Old time music
Competitions
Contests
Musicians
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_t92-034Winners of the Florida Fiddle Contest at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundSingers
Blues singers
Pianists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Fiddle music
Fiddlers
Fiddling
String instruments
Music performance
Old time music
Contests
Musicians
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