97 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Ethnicity or Nationality is exactly "Jewish American"
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 9)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 9)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Cantor Joel Fox sings and plays piano. Two pieces he performs are without titles, but part of the text can be found on the index sheet. They begin as follows: "The whole world is a very narrow bridge" and "Don't walk in front of me." He also performs a song about/for Yom Kippur. Continues on C96-128. A cantor (Latin for "singer") is often called a hazzan in the Jewish church. This person leads the synagogue in singing. Fox was from Dallas, Texas. As a teen, his family moved to Israel. While there, Fox attended the Rubin Academy of Art and Israel Institute of Cantorial Art. From 1989 to 1992, he served in the Israel Defense Force, then moved North Florida, where he became the Jacksonville Jewish Center's cantor. He later was the cantor for Atlanta's Ahavath Achim Synagogue.
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai continue from C96-125. Linda Spitzer, Jewish storyteller tells a story about a rabbi who always has a story for any circumstance. She also tells the following: "Grandpa's Nigan [?]"; "Rabbi Akiba and the Malachim"; "Herschall the Tailor". Question and Answer session.
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 10)

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

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Cantor Joel Fox continues from C96-127 and gives a Hebrew lesson. A cantor (Latin for "singer") is often called a hazzan in the Jewish church. This person leads the synagogue in singing. Fox was from Dallas, Texas. As a teen, his family moved to Israel. While there, Fox attended the Rubin Academy of Art and Israel Institute of Cantorial Art. From 1989 to 1992, he served in the Israel Defense Force, then moved North Florida, where he became the Jacksonville Jewish Center's cantor. He later was the cantor for Atlanta's Ahavath Achim Synagogue. Maude Scott (from Jacksonville, FL), herbalist talks about herbs, healing, nutrition and health. Specifically she discusses bayberry myrtle, Spanish moss, garlic, horseradish, fig leaves, rabbit tobacco, and life everlasting. Continues on C96-129.
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Joel Fox, Cantor (of Jacksonville, FL), discusses Jewish sacred music, the "Festival of Wheats" and a cantor's responsibilities. He describes how he became a cantor, studying in Israel for three years. He also discusses languages and music. He cants the 23rd Psalm, which is used at funerals. He talks about his favorite pieces, bringing back traditional music and children's songs. A cantor (Latin for "singer") is often called a hazzan in the Jewish church. This person leads the synagogue in singing. Fox was from Dallas, Texas. As a teen, his family moved to Israel. While there, Fox attended the Rubin Academy of Art and Israel Institute of Cantorial Art. From 1989 to 1992, he served in the Israel Defense Force, then moved North Florida, where he became the Jacksonville Jewish Center's cantor.
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Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Bucuvalis served as emcee. Kolker was the daughter of Fromm.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 2)

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 2)

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Bucuvalis served as emcee. Jewish marriage contract art is also known as katubut/katabbah/katubah. Jewish law requires men to give women a marriage contract on their wedding day. A ketubah, usually written in Yiddish, guarantees the wife financial rights upon her husband's death. The contracts are designed with art and motifs of the local Jewish community.
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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 performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Morris discusses Jewish food, Briggs told Welsh stories, and Horvath finished discusses Hungarian embroidery (continued from FLN-29).
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Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Bronsztein played Klezmer music. Palmer discusses basket making, and Horvath discusses Hungarian embroidery.
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Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 5)

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 5)

Date
1995-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Waterman served as emcee.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_65_c96-127Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 9)SoundPianists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Judaism
Piano music
Cantors (Judaism)
Singers
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a_s1576_65_c96-126Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)SoundDancers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Asian American arts
Dance
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Storytelling
Dance music
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
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a_s1576_65_c96-128Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 10)SoundHerbalists
Pianists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Judaism
Herbs
Health
Oral performance
Alternative medicine
Natural medicine
Singing
Piano music
Cantors (Judaism)
Healers
Singers
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a_s1576_64_c96-084Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Judaism
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Jews United States
Religious music
Religious songs
Religious rites
Singing
Cantors (Judaism)
Pianists
Singers
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a_s2034_04_cd03-112Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Arts, Jewish
Personal experience narratives
Oral narratives
Workshops (Adult education)
Jewish Americans
Bar mitzvah
Religious rites
Rites of passage
Rites and ceremonies
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a_s2034_04_cd03-110Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 2)SoundArtists
Storytellers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Ketubah
Arts, Jewish
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Weddings
Legal contract
Marriage contracts
Jewish Americans
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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_46_fln-030Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 7)SoundStorytellers
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Cooking and dining
Food preparation
Embroidery
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Food habits
Jewish Americans
Storytelling
Cooks
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a_s1576_46_fln-029Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 6)SoundBasket maker
Musicians
Embroiderers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Klezmer music
Basket making
Basket work
Embroidery
Arts, Hungarian
Hungarians Americans
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Clarinet music
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a_s1576_46_fln-028Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 5)SoundMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Klezmer music
Storytelling
Tales
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Clarinet music
Storytellers
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