14 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Ghent, Aubrey, 1958-"
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Performers at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival

Performers at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One proof sheet with 30 black and white images (plus negatives). Performers on the main stage, including gospel steel guitarist Ghent; traditional Scottish dancers; a string band, Merriweather; and a Florida songwriter, Dunn;
Collection
Recording of 1993-1994 apprentices & masters

Recording of 1993-1994 apprentices & masters

Date
1994-02-17
Description
One audio cassette. No location given. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1994-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C94-102/103) Hoovler served as the emcee. Polk City-based guitarist Book Binder performed blues music. Ghent, discovered by Florida folklorist Robert Stone, performed "Sacred Steel" music - a form of black gospel performed on the steel guitar (aka the Hawaiian guitar), At the time, he was involved in the Folk Arts Apprenticeship program.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1994-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Storyteller Louis served as emcee. Louis and Fitchen told stories and sang to fill in for the scheduled gospel group Versiteers. Blues guitarist Book Binder lived in Polk City, and discussed the history of the songs he performed. Folklorist Stone introduced steel guitarist Ghent by providing a history of the sacred steel tradition.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Performers at the 1994 Florida Folk FestivalPerformers at the 1994 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Music performance
Drums
Percussion instruments
String bands
Performing arts
Steel guitars
Dancers
Drummers (Musicians)
Musicians
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a_s1640_25_tape04Recording of 1993-1994 apprentices & mastersSoundFieldwork
Music performance
Singing
Steel guitars
Guitar music
Guitarists
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Piano music
Fiddlers
Guitarist
Pianists
Singers
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a_s1576_43_d94-020Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 7)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Blues (Music)
Guitar music
African Americans
Steel guitars
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Gospel musicians
Gospel songs
Religious music
Religious songs
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Blues singers
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a_s1576_44_d94-032Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Old time music
Steel guitars
Musical ensembles
Guitar music
Gospel (Black)
African Americans
Haitian Americans
Storytelling
Sing alongs
Blues (Music)
Musicians
Guitarist
Folklorists
Storytellers
Blues singers
Singers
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