3 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Friends of Florida Folk (FOFF)"
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Public Forum on the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Public Forum on the 1982 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1982-04-25
Description
Two audio cassettes. A meeting featuring council member Ronald Foreman; David Closson, the Director of the Florida Folklife Program; folklorist Peggy Bulger; a representative from the Florida Secretary of State's office; and former folk festival organizer Thelma Boltin. They met to hear public commentary on the changing direction of the Florida Folk Festival, including installation of a revolving schedule that would limit how many times a performer could perform from year to year. Committee members discussed the changes as a way to bring diversity and improved representation to the festival. Members of the public who made comments included Stetson Kennedy, who criticized the Festival's over-emphasis on white culture, Will McLean, and folk musicians and artists who were angered at not being invited to return to the festival that year. In addition, the discussion centered on problems over compensating participants equitably. Includes heated exchanges between the public and participants and the council members and folklorists.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 3 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 3 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with the 97th Regimental String Band, then footage of the folklife tent: an autoharpist; Hunagrian needleworker Horvath, comparsa dancers Irene & Emelia Fernandez; the bell carillon; various craft tents; a guitar workshop; and the Friends of Florida Folklife tent.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_10_c83-090Public Forum on the 1982 Florida Folk FestivalSoundMeetings
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Public officers
Public officials
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore
Performers
Folklorists
Singers
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 3 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 3 of 15)Moving ImageBands (Music)
Needleworkers
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
String bands
Stringband music
String instruments
Old time music
Autoharp
Autoharp music
Zither
Arts, Cuban
Comparsa tradition
Tents
Signs and signboards
Retail trade
Craft
Architecture
Carillons
Workshops (Adult education)
Guitar music
Guitarists
Guitar
Needlework
Arts, Hungarian
Sewing
Dancers
Musicians
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a_s1576_78_d99-013Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundSingers
Musicians
Dancers
Disc jockeys
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Fiddle music
Irish Americans
Old time music
Songs, Irish
Fiddling
Cabinet officers
Bands (Music)
Awards
Contests
Irish dance
Fiddlers
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