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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer and Baldwin served as emcee. Ed Keeney, Irish fiddler and native, discusses fiddle tunes and their backgrounds (naming "Fox Hunter's Jig" specifically). With Lloyd Baldwin, also a fiddler, he discusses the difference between Irish and Scottish tunes. He also talks about his personal background and immigration to the US. He relates various experiences from his time in Ireland including weaving, WWI and WWII and how he started playing fiddle again. The index sheet indicates that some tunes are played but no names are given.
Collection
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 2)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Betty Mae Jumper (Hollywood, FL), Seminole storyteller tells the following stories: "Lying Rabbit"; "Bad Angel Story". She also discusses the two different languages of the Seminole tribe: Miccosukee and Creek. She sings: "Jesus Loves Me" in Creek and "Come and Follow Me Up into the Beautiful Mansion…" in Miccosukee. Ed Keeney (New Port Richie, FL), an Irish weaver and fiddler, discusses Irish fiddle music (jigs and reels) and how he began to play music as a child in Ireland and his life afterward in the US. He plays: "Miss McLeod's Reel"; "O'Carolan's Concerto"; a tune plaed in ceili style; Sean McGuire's tune (no name given by Keeney). Lucille Frances Fuller discusses her childhood in Jamaica and differences between children then and today. She also discusses living in Miami. She tells a story about Brother Anansi and Brother Dryhead which demonstrates the importance of community, cooperation, and "niceness".
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a_s1576_64_c96-087Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Music performance
Arts, Irish
Arts, Scottish
Irish Americans
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_65_c96-120Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Tales
Arts, Jamaican
Jamaican Americans
Personal experience narratives
Arts, Irish
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Songs, Irish
Music performance
Seminole Indians
Fiddlers
Storytellers
Musicians
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