4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Fontana, David"
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1981 Florida State Fiddlers Competition

1981 Florida State Fiddlers Competition

Date
1981-10-09
Description
One audio cassette.
Collection
Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)

Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)

Date
1997-05-23
Description
Six audio cassette recordings. The Kids stage started at 9am and ran through 4pm. (Although the recordings do not start until 10am.) Spitzer spoke on Jewish faith and culture. Seminole storyteller Young told animal tales. Folk singer-guitarist Fitchen sang children's songs. Fiddler Fontana, as well as peters Road, played bluegrass music.
Collection
Monday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Monday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1981-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Schuman played the autoharp; and Fontana the banjo. Their performance continued on T81-62. Gauss was from Tallahassee. Porceddu was a fiddler.
Collection
Monday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Monday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1981-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Schuman played the autoharp; and Fontana the banjo. Their performance began on T81-61. Williams was born 15 February 1919 in Itta Bena, Mississippi. After traveling with several acts in the 1930s/1940s, he moved to Florida to work the citrus groves. He always played the diddly bow, a one-string instrument played throughout that south that functioned as a primitive guitar. The Green Grass Revival's set continued on T81-63.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_10_c83-1001981 Florida State Fiddlers CompetitionSoundMusicians
Competitions
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Special events
Violin music
String instruments
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Contests
Music performance
Performing arts
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_65_c97-001Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Narratives
String bands
Animal tales
Tales
Music performance
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Fiddle music
Judaism
Jewish Americans
Seminole Indians
Lebanese Americans
Guitar music
Singers
Guitarist
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t81-061Monday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1) SoundMusicians
Singers
Banjoists
Fiddlers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Banjo music
Autoharp music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Country music
Old time music
Patriotic songs
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a_s1576_t81-062Monday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2) SoundMusicians
Singers
Banjoists
Bluegrass musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Banjo music
Autoharp music
Patriotic songs
Reels
African Americans
Blues (Music)
Diddly bow
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Bands (Music)
Blues singers
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