50 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Accordionists"
Saturday morning performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday morning performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1956-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. Tomazin played the accordion, and the Kerseys and Hart played guitar. The Jacksonville College of Music presented a program of Stephen Foster music.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie Auditions (1965)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie Auditions (1965)

Date
1965-03
Description
One reel to reel recording (13:30 minutes). Radio program about the 1965 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition, featuring the winner Graham singing the Foster song. These radio programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music. One reel to reel recording. Starting in 1951, each February, the Stephen Foster Memorial and the Florida Federation of Music Clubs sponsored a competition aimed at young female vocalists. The winner was dubbed that year's "Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair." A ball was also held in association with the contest. Starting in 1954, winners were awarded musical scholarships, and a spot on the Florida Folk Festival program.
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Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short Features

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short Features

Date
1961
Description
One reel to reel recording. (15 minutes). Four short radio stories: 1. Open Thy Lattice, Love (3:30) -- story behind Stephen Foster's first published song. 2. Fletcher Hodges, Jr. (3:46)-- story about the curator of Foster Hall at the University of Pittsburgh, and author of a Foster biography. Hodges was a native of Indiana, where he was asked in 1932 to curate the Eli Lilly and Co.'s collection of Foster materials (20,000 items). He moved with the collection to the University of Pittsburgh in 1937. 3. Masaryktown (3:45) -- story of the Czechoslovakian community, with Jerry Psenka's music. 4. Lem Griffis (4:00) -- sampler of Griffis' humorous stories; who was from the Okeefenokee swamp in South Georgia (the headwaters of the Suwannee River). He was a regular performer at the Festival. These programs were created in the early 1960s by the Stephen Foster Memorial to promote the park and its activities, as well as to educate the public about Stephen Foster and Florida folk music.
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Thursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Thursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1954-05-06
Description
One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.
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Friday afternoon performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday afternoon performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1960-05-06
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. NOTE -- The original reel was inadvertently recorded on side 2 first, and then side 1. When digitized for preservation purposes, that sequence order was maintained. The tracks here are listed in the order of the reel recording, not the order as recorded at the festival. Therefore, notations are included as to which side of the reel the tracks are actually from. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1960 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. Foy, Gill and Knight played as the Accordion Trio.
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Friday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1963-05-03
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.The first half of the reel consists of Friday morning performances. The recording of Ballad of Silver Springs by McLean cuts off in the middle.
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Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1954-05-07
Description
One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. The first half of the reel consists of Friday morning performances. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1954 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
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Friday evening performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Friday evening performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1959-05-01
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1959 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. There is a 20+ minute blank spot on the original reel recording.
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Saturday afternoon performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1956-05-05
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.

 

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Saturday afternoon performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

Date
1958-05-03
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1958 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t77-043Saturday morning performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundAccordionists
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Accordion music
Guitar music
Musicians
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_73Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie Auditions (1965)SoundAccordionists
Dancers
Radio
Documentaries Radio
Radio programs, Public service
Competitions
Singing
Contests
Talent shows
Popular songs
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Radio announcing
Advertising, Public service
Singers
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a_s2042_sfm_15Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Four Short FeaturesSoundComposer
Curators
Archivists
Musicians
Radio
Radio programs
Radio announcing
Documentaries Radio
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Popular songs
Commercial songs
Composers
Folklore and history
Life histories
Accordion music
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Tall tales
Humor
Jokes
Personal experience narratives
Oral education
Advertising, Public service
Accordionists
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t76-002aThursday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundDancers
Singers
Quiltmakers
Needleworkers
Bands (Music)
Musicians
Accordionists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Oral performance
Performing arts
Jump rope rhymes
Square dancing
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
String bands
Old time music
Accordion music
Filipino Americans
Peruvian Americans
Quilting
Patriotic songs
Folklorists
Students
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a_s1576_t77-092Friday afternoon performances at the 1960 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Elementary schools
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Hand-clapping games
Accordion music
Dance
Historical reenactments
Seminole Indians
Creek Indians
Native Americans
African Americans
Singers
Rodeo performers
Accordionists
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t77-135bFriday afternoon performances at the 1963 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Elementary schools
Fiddle music
Choirs (music)
Square dancing
Singers
Guitarist
Accordionists
Dancers
Fiddlers
Children
Choruses
Musicians
Students
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a_s1576_t76-004bFriday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Folk singers
Performing arts
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Town criers
Spirituals (Songs)
Accordion music
Shape note singing
Musical tradition, sacred
Singers
Children
Dancers
Accordionists
Shape note singers
Choruses
Students
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a_s1576_t77-081Friday evening performances at the 1959 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Accordion music
Singing
Autoharp music
Guitar music
Folk singers
Puppet drama
Seminole Indians
Oral performance
Puppet theater
Mikasuki language
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Religious songs
Punch and Judy
Singers
Storytellers
Accordionists
Musicians
Puppeteers
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a_s1576_t77-045Saturday afternoon performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Accordion music
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Polka music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Bands (Music)
Accordionists
Fiddlers
Choruses
Musicians
Singers
Students
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a_s1576_t77-073Saturday afternoon performances at the 1958 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Accordion music
Singing
Beseda (Dance)
Dance
Arts, Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakian Americans
Guitar music
Dulcimer music
Arts, Chinese
Chinese Americans
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Asian Americans
Singers
Rodeo performers
Whip maker
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
Guitarist
Musicians
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