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End of Saturday performances and start of Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

End of Saturday performances and start of Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1975-08-30
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Boyer Family were from Missouri, and the family of late singer Bob Beers. His wife, Burstine, was from Petersburg, NY. Dixon was from Miami. Seafood Combo was from Tallahassee and consisted of: Tony Verderamo, Larry Abrams, and Pam Mansfield. Fraser and Durham were from Midway, Georgia. Skip Johns and his band were bluegrass musicians from Lake City. Allen and Goodman were both ballad singers from East Point, Georgia. Cadwell was a banjoist from Jackson Heights, NY. Carter was a singer from Macon, Georgia. Moore hailed from Green Cove Springs. Tillinghast lived in Hollywood, Florida. The Hallmans were from Greenville, SC. Williamson was from Palatka. Flemming, with his friends Pat & Luther Rozar, and Dennis Henry, closed out the show.
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Friday evening performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Friday evening performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1979-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Bagpiper Hamilton, from Starke and a Florida Times-Union reporter, played first. The Bucksnort Barndance Band and the cloggers were both from Gainesville. Kloiber, at the time a law student at the University of Virginia, was from West Palm Beach; Gerard, a speech graduate student at the University of Tampa, was from Lake City. They met and began playing traditional folk music while students at Florida State University. Dekle was from Macclenny. McKinney and Alvarez were violinists from Starke. At the time Evelyn lived in Petersburg, New York. Popular on the folk circuit in the 1960s, she performed with late husband Bob (and later daughter Martha)as the popular folk act, the Beers Family. They were sent in 1968 by the U.S. Dept. of State on a tour on India, and once played for the White House in 1969. In 1966, they also began the popular Fox Hollow Festival in upstate New York. In 1972, Bob Beers died in a car crash. His daughter stil
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Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1975-08-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Malkine was from Shady, New York. Lazonby was from Hawthorne. Gerard and Kershner was from Lake City. The Kellys were from Palatka. Skip Johns and his band were from Lake City, and Waddell hailed from Jacksonville. Williamson was from Palatka. Frog Smith told stories, and was from Fort Myers. Whatley, of Bell, sang country music. Bullard lived in White Springs. Hancock played the mouth harp and was from Suffolk, Virginia. The Beseda Dancers were from the Czechoslovakian American community Masaryktown. The Caney were from Cookeville, Tennessee. Bessie Jones and Frankie Quimby, both of Brunswick, Georgia, later became known as the Georgia Sea Island Singers. Moore sang ballads, and lived in Green Cove Springs.

 

 

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Saturday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1977-09-03
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Williamson was from Palatka. Zeke was a fiddler from Panama City. His wife Rosa straw beat for him. The Mt. Carmel Choir were from Palatka, and led by Choice Butler. The Wild Bunch clogged to Sawgrass Boys dance music.
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Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 4)

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 4)

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. Kogut served as emcee. 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).
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Sunday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1977-09-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Williams was a street performer from Tallahassee. Thompson was a water witcher (diviner) from Clearwater. Grooms was a University of Florida journalism professor -- as well as a singer-songwriter-guitarist. Schuman played the autoharp. Dale Crider and Linda Bittner (later Mrs. Crider) sang about the environment; they lived in Gainesville. Rogers was singer-guitarist from St. Augustine. His performance was the last one for Sunday. George Heaps-Nelson joined him for a couple of songs.
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Sunday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1980-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Bucksnort Barndance Band's set was from the morning performances.
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Sunday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Sunday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1978-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Brown was from St. Petersburg. Muller was from Lake Mary. Williamson played with Graves and Coulliette. The Olders played the dulcimer and fiddle. The end of their performance can be found on T80-120.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t79-019End of Saturday performances and start of Sunday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Guitar music
Folk singers
Old time music
Oral performance
Bluegrass music
String bands
Stringband music
Dulcimer music
Banjo music
Religious songs
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Singers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Banjoists
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-094Friday evening performances at the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Musicians
Old time music
Singing
String bands
Stringband music
Bluegrass music
Bagpipe music
Clog dancing
Clogging
Dance music
Country music
Guitar music
Occupational folklore
Whipcracking
Demonstrations
Violin music
Folk singers
Ballads
Singers
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Dancers
Guitarist
Rodeo performers
Whip maker
Bagpipers
Violinists
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a_s1576_t79-015Friday performances at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Dance music
Religious music
Old time music
Gospel music
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Bluegrass music
Spirituals (Songs)
Guitar music
French Americans
Folk songs, French
Songs, French
Stringband music
Singers
Dancers
Bands (Music)
Storytellers
Guitarist
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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a_s1576_t77-291cSaturday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Fiddle music
Old time music
Clogging
Bluegrass music
Dulcimer music
Choir singing
Stringband music
Choirs (music)
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Patriotic songs
Anthems
Birdsongs
Animal sounds
Storytelling
Singers
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Dancers
Storytellers
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_77_d97-007Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 4)SoundMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Contests
Competitions
Children
Old time music
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_t77-297Sunday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Folk singers
Guitar music
Gospel songs
Gospel music
Water witching
Bagpipe music
Arts, Scottish
Old time music
Country music
Singers
Storytellers
Water witcher
Guitarist
Bagpipers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-070Sunday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Bluegrass musicians
Bluegrass music
Guitar music
Yodeling
String bands
Old time music
Stringband music
Guitarist
Singers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t80-019Sunday morning performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundSingers
Blues singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
Religious music
Blues (Music)
Gospel music
Religious songs
Gospel (Black)
Old time music
Fiddle music
Dulcimer music
Musicians
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