3 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "Kirby, David, 1946-"
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Country-blues guitarist Tampa Blue performing with his apprentices

Country-blues guitarist Tampa Blue performing with his apprentices

Date
1991-06-21
Description
Two audio cassettes (DAT tapes) A copy of Tampa Blue's album 'Come to Sing' can be found in S 1640, box 22, tape 2. Michael Davis dropped out of the program before his apprenticeship was completed. For more information on Tampa Blue and his apprentices, see S 1644, box 7, folder 6. 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. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Country-blues guitarist Tampa Blue with his apprentices

Country-blues guitarist Tampa Blue with his apprentices

Date
1991-04
Description
Four proof sheets with 114 black and white images (plus negatives). Michael Davis dropped out of the program before his apprenticeship was completed. A copy of Tampa Blue's album, 'Come to Sing', can be found in S 1640, box 22, tape 2. For more information on Tampa Blue and his apprentices, see S 1644, box 7, folder 6. 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. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Tampa Blue playing with his apprentices

Tampa Blue playing with his apprentices

Date
1990
Description
Eleven black and white prints, two color prints. 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. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
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a_s1640_22_tape03Country-blues guitarist Tampa Blue performing with his apprenticesSoundFieldwork
Apprentices
Guitar
Musical instruments
String instruments
Music performance
Sound recordings
Guitarists
Blues (Music)
Singing
Guitar music
Guitarist
Blues singers
Musicians
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Country-blues guitarist Tampa Blue with his apprenticesCountry-blues guitarist Tampa Blue with his apprenticesStill ImageGuitarist
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Guitar
Musical instruments
String instruments
Music performance
Teaching of folklore
Guitarists
Blues singers
Musicians
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Tampa Blue playing with his apprenticesTampa Blue playing with his apprenticesStill ImageGuitarist
Fieldwork
Apprentices
Guitarists
Teaching of folklore
Guitar
Music performance
String instruments
Musical instruments
Blues singers
Musicians
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