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Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Troy Demps, of Orlando, gives background of African American hymn lining.
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Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. The Irish band Merriweather featured Peter Martin, of Gainesville, FL. Kelly Booth explained the accompanying Irish dances. Pianist McBride was from Jacksonville.
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Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. Cephas and Wiggins were a blues duo from Washington, DC. Stone hosted the Fiddle Style Workshop, featuring Aargard, Carsey, Jones, and Dudley. For video of the Cephas and Wiggins performance, see FV-59 and FV-60 in S 1615.
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Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. The Carters were from White Springs. Robert Dixon discusses shape-note singing, the "Moveable Do System" and sings "Nothing But the Blood of Jesus" with audience participation.
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Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. Robert Dixon discusses shape-note singing, the "Moveable Do System" and sings "Nothing But the Blood of Jesus" with audience participation. Wind That Shakes the Barley featured Bill Dudley -guitar; Kathie Aagaard - violin; Peter Martin - hammered dulcimer/flute; Richard Ferry - Irish flute.
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Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. The Georgia Sea Island Singers were Frankie and Doug Quimby.
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Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 1)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 1)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT). Bronsztein played klezmer music on the clarinet with Landon Walker and Bonnie Whitehurst. The Versiteers, a Jacksonville-based a capella gospel group, consisted of L.V. Starling, Linda Carter, and Myrtle Butler. The Cortez Grand Old Opry featured Carl Spinks (guitar), JP "Goose" Culbreath (fiddle), Lamar Rogers (guitar), Maxine Jenkins (spoons), and Richard Culbreath (guitar).
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Liliane Nerette Louis, Haitian storyteller, tells "Knick Knack" (a story about a "stupid" family) and a "Bouki" story. She also talks about mother's day in Haiti as well as some Haitian history and culture (such as stories being passed down through women). Kazuko Law and Wako Kai perform Japanese dance (Dionna Godwin of Gulf Breeze, FL, interprets). They perform: traditional wedding dance; Okasa Wakari Bushi (farewell dance); Honan Ondo (folk dance for harvest); Heisei Iwai (dance wishing peace and happiness from Emperor); Kawachi Otoko Busiti (dance about the life of a flamboyant man; they perform this dance twice with audience participation).
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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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Florida Folk Festival History Workshop at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Florida Folk Festival History Workshop at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
Three audio cassette recordings. C92-8: Dale Crider talks about Project Wild and sings "To Be Wild"; talks about Will McLean. Merri McKenzie interviews Jay and Peggy Smith, Bill and Jean Hewitt and Dr. Russel Reaver about the early days of the Florida Folk Festival and even about the time before it. C92-9: Jay and Peggy Smith, Bill and Jean Hewitt, and Dr. Russell Reaver continue talking about the early days of the Festival. Dr. Reaver particularly remembers Uncle Mose Miles as the first storyteller, and the others discuss folk tales such as "Hunting the Chrismas Baby" and "Skeleton in the Tree"; remembering their favorite acts; discussing storytelling traditions. C92-10: Jay and Peggy Smith and Dr. Reaver continue discussing folktales and their role in culture. When the Smith's leave, Dr. Russel tells a story: "Henry and the Pole-Vaulting Fish". Because this was the 40th festival, the Crossroads area was partly devoted to performers who contributed to the festival's past and development.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_64_c96-095Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
African Americans
Singing
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious songs
A capella singers
A capella singing
Hymn lining
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a_s1576_42_d91-007Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Piano music (Blues)
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Rhythm and blues songs
Celtic music
Musicians, Celtic
Songs, Irish
Singers
Musicians
Pianists
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_42_d91-008Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Guitar music
Blues (Music)
Rhythm and blues songs
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Old time music
Workshops (Adult education)
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Blues singers
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a_s1576_42_d91-014Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
A capella singers
A capella singing
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Shape note singing
Religious songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Singers
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a_s1576_42_d91-015Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
A capella singers
A capella singing
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Shape note singing
Religious songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Songs, Irish
Jigs
Reels
Dance music
Singers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Shape note singers
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a_s1576_42_d91-016Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
A capella singers
A capella singing
African Americans
Gospel songs
Musical tradition, African diaspora
Religious songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Sea shanteys
Singers
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a_s1576_45_d95-045Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Arts, Jewish
Bluegrass music
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Folk dance
African Americans
Jewish Americans
Klezmer music
Clarinet music
Gospel (Black)
A capella singers
A capella singing
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Dancers
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a_s1576_65_c96-119Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)SoundDancers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Tales
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Asian Americans
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Dance
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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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a_s1576_29_c92-008Florida Folk Festival History Workshop at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History) SoundFolklorists
Singers
Storytellers
Guitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral narratives
Oral histories
Florida history
Workshops (Adult education)
Storytelling
Singing
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