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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Grupo Energia"
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Cinco de Mayo Festival in Immokalee

Cinco de Mayo Festival in Immokalee

Date
1996-05-04
Description
108 color slides. The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Funded by a grant from the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Community Folklife Program, the survey was conducted between 1994 and 1996 by folklorist Robert Stone. Among the musical traditions were serenatas, conjunto, quinceanara ritual music, ranchera Michoacana, mariachi, norteno, Tejano, and pop music. At the end of the project, a sampler music tape was created by the Florida Folklife Program for distribution to various libraries.
Collection
Music at the Cinco de Mayo Festival

Music at the Cinco de Mayo Festival

Date
1996-05-04
Description
Five DAT tapes. (Tapes #16 and #18 are duplicates) Recorded at the Seventh Annual Cinco de Mayo Festival, at the time one of the oldest and largest such celebrations. It doubled as a fund-raiser for local college students. Grupo Energia was led by Carlos Reza, and was made up of ten males. Audience members danced the macarena do their performance. The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Funded by a grant from the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Community Folklife Program, the survey was conducted between 1994 and 1996 by folklorist Robert Stone. Among the musical traditions were serenatas, conjunto, quinceanara ritual music, ranchera Michoacana, mariachi, norteno, Tejano, and pop music. At the end of the project, a sampler music tape was created by the Florida Folklife Program for distribution to various libraries.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Cinco de Mayo Festival in ImmokaleeCinco de Mayo Festival in ImmokaleeStill ImageSingers
Ballet dancers
Musicians
Festivals
Fieldwork
Cinco de Mayo (Mexican holiday)
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Holidays and festivals
Ballet
Dancers
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Latinos
Community concerts
Bands (Music)
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a_s2029_01_tape14Music at the Cinco de Mayo FestivalSoundSingers
Musicians
Fieldwork
Cinco de Mayo (Mexican holiday)
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Performing arts
Music performance
Music Latin America
Latinos
Dance music
Musical groups
Bands (Music)
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