2 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Katsaros, George, 1893-"
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Guiatrist George Katsaros performing

Guiatrist George Katsaros performing

Date
1990-03
Description
One proof with 36 black and white images (plus negatives). Katsaros won the Florida Folk Heritage Award in 1990. He recorded over 60 albums, and played around the world. He retired to Greece in 1988. He first came to the United States in 1913, to New York City. By 1919, he had a RCA recording contract. His music chronicled the Greek immigrant experience.
Collection
Interview with Greek musician Yorgos (George) Katsaros

Interview with Greek musician Yorgos (George) Katsaros

Date
1987-04-09
Description
Five audio cassettes. A life history of Katsaros, plus recordings of his old 78rpm records. Katsaros won the Florida Folk Heritage Award in 1990. He recorded over 60 albums, and played around the world. He retired to Greece in 1988. He first came to the United States in 1913, to New York City. By 1919, he had a RCA recording contract. His music chronicled the Greek immigrant experience. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Guiatrist George Katsaros performingGuiatrist George Katsaros performingStill ImageMusicians
Guitarist
Composer
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Guitarists
Elderly, the
Composers
String instruments
Music performance
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a_s1708_04_tape24Interview with Greek musician Yorgos (George) KatsarosSoundFieldwork
Oral histories
Life histories
Sound recordings
Interviews
Music
Arts, Greek
Music business
Guitar music
Guitarists
Musicians
Guitarist
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