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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Tradition Bearer is exactly "La Fuerza del Norte"
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Images of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performances

Images of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performances

Date
1995-05-14
Description
Sixteen color slides. Three bands performing serenatas for a Mother's Day broadcast. Traditionally, these songs were performed outside of a mother's window. Tomas Granado was responsible for re-establishing the tradition in Homestead. 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
Images of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performances

Images of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performances

Date
1995-05-14
Description
One proof sheet with 22 black and white images. Three bands performing serenatas for a Mother's Day broadcast. Traditionally, these songs were performed outside of a mother's window. Tomas Granado was responsible for re-establishing the tradition in Homestead. 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
Irene Guave's quinceanera

Irene Guave's quinceanera

Date
1981-05-24
Description
29 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
Local musicians performing early morning Mother's Day serenatas.

Local musicians performing early morning Mother's Day serenatas.

Date
1995-05-14
Description
Twelve color slides. Images of Los Fuerza del Norte (Tomas Granado, David Avalos, and Guadalupe Rivera) performing traditional serenatas for mothers on Mother's Day. Also visible is sound engineer Paul Butterfield, who worked with folklorist Stone to create field recordings. 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
Mother's Day Serenades

Mother's Day Serenades

Date
1995-05-14
Description
One DAT tape. Recordings of various serenatas (Mother's Day serenades) in the Mexican American community in Homestead. Dating back to Mexico, serenatas were usually performed below the window of a mother. Tomas Granado re-established the practice in the Homestead area. At the time, Granado performed as many as 40 each Mother's Day. 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
Mother's Day Serenatas radio broadcast

Mother's Day Serenatas radio broadcast

Date
1995-05-14
Description
Two audio cassettes. (Copied from a DAT tape -- FX95-5-3 -- which is not found in the collection.) This is a field recording of a radio broadcast (Radio Continental 1430AM) that began at 6am. it consisted of Mother's Day serenades, an long-term Mexican tradition that usually invovled musicians performing below a mother's window. Tomas Granado re-established the practice in the Homestead area. The station was owned by Amando and Alfredo Gallegos. La Fuerza del Norte consisted of Granado, David Avalos, Guadalupe Rivera, and Berto Espinoza. Los Errentes de Chua Nuevo Leon consisted of Alberto Espinoza, Juan Rivera, Leonal Pedraza, and Alberto Espinoza. 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
Rehearsal at Radio Continental for Mother's Day serenatas

Rehearsal at Radio Continental for Mother's Day serenatas

Date
1995-05-13
Description
35 color slides. On Mother's Day in Mexico, singers and musicians would often serenade mother's below their windows (serenatas). ON 14 May, Radio Continental (1430 AM) aired three bands singing these serenatas. These images are of a rehearsal held the day before the broadcast. La Fuerza del Norte consisted on Tomas Granado (accoridon), David Avalos (bajo sexto), Guadalupe Rivera (bass), and Alberto Spinoza (snare drum). 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
Rehearsal for serenatas radio broadcast

Rehearsal for serenatas radio broadcast

Date
1995-05-13
Description
One DAT tape. Recording of a rehearsal at Radio Continental of a Mother's Day serenata 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
Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening. Winners for the Rustic Division: Dave Horton (first), David Swanson (second) and Charlie Burton (third). For the Contemporary Division: Gabriel Lewis (first), Judd Taylor (second), and Elan Shocker (third). The winners of the Junior Division were Tommy Slaughter (first), Ian Malinowsky (second) and Joshua Headly (third). The winners of the Twin Fiddle Division: Trenda & Tommy Slaughter (First); Ian Malinsowky & Elan Chalford (second) and Sharon McInnis & Sandy McIntire (third).
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Suggs served as emcee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Images of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performancesImages of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performancesStill ImageFieldwork
Radio stations
Radio announcing
Arts, Mexican
Performing arts
Music performance
Mexican Americans
Latinos
Mothers Day Songs and music
Serenatas
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Singers
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Images of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performancesImages of Mother's Day serenatas radio broadcast performancesStill ImageFieldwork
Radio stations
Radio announcing
Arts, Mexican
Performing arts
Music performance
Mexican Americans
Latinos
Mothers Day Songs and music
Serenatas
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Singers
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Irene Guave's quinceaneraIrene Guave's quinceaneraStill ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Quinceanera (Social custom)
Mexican Americans
Special events
Performing arts
Teenagers
Latinos
Birthday rites
Rites and ceremonies
Rites of passage
Bands (Music)
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Local musicians performing early morning Mother's Day serenatas.Local musicians performing early morning Mother's Day serenatas.Still ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Mexican Americans
Latinos
Serenades
Performing arts
Music performance
Serenatas
Mothers Day Songs and music
Arts, Mexican
Recording equipment
Sound recording
Bands (Music)
Singers
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a_s2029_01_tape09Mother's Day SerenadesSoundFieldwork
Arts, Mexican
Folk music Mexico
Mexican Americans
Music Latin America
Music performance
Latinos
Serenades
Serenatas
Songs
Mothers Day Songs and music
Mothers Day
Singers
Musicians
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a_s2029_01_tape04Mother's Day Serenatas radio broadcastSoundFieldwork
Music performance
Radio programs
Radio stations
Radio broadcasters
Holidays
Calendar rites
Singing
Arts, Mexican
Folk music Mexico
Mexican Americans
Music Latin America
Latinos
Mothers Day
Mothers Day Songs and music
Songs
Serenades
Rites and ceremonies
NorteƱo music
Serenatas
Spanish language
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Singers
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Rehearsal at Radio Continental for Mother's Day serenatasRehearsal at Radio Continental for Mother's Day serenatasStill ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Music performance
Music rehearsals
Radio stations
Performing arts
Mothers Day Songs and music
Latinos
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Bands (Music)
Singers
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_photo.jpg
a_s2029_01_tape10Rehearsal for serenatas radio broadcastSoundFieldwork
Music rehearsals
Serenades
Serenatas
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Radio stations
Mothers Day Songs and music
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Folk music Mexico
Singers
Musicians
/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/audio.jpg
a_s1576_76_d97-005Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)SoundMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Mexican Americans
Arts, Mexican
Latinos
Music Latin America
Contests
Competitions
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Old time music
Bands (Music)
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_77_d97-032bSaturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3SoundSingers
Musicians
Dancers
Bagpipers
Guitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Stringband music
Old time music
String bands
Bluegrass music
Patriotic songs
Filipino Americans
Asian Americans
Asian American arts
Tsabouna
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Bagpipe music
Guitar music
Mexican Americans
Folk music Mexico
Cumbia
Bands (Music)
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