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1990 apprenticeship program master artists

1990 apprenticeship program master artists

Date
1990
Description
Seven color slides. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
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Banjo player Horace Fletcher

Banjo player Horace Fletcher

Date
1978-04-22
Description
One black and white print.
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Banjo player Jack Piccalo

Banjo player Jack Piccalo

Date
1988-08-08
Description
Five color slides. Images of Piccalo, a self-taught Italian American banjo player. For an interview with Piccalo -- and example of his playing--, see S 1618, box 4, tapes 13-14. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Banjo workshop at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Banjo workshop at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1978-05
Description
Two black and white images. Two views of the banjo workshop at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival led by Jim Strickland, Ernie Williams, and Bill Dudley.
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Banjoist  Paul Cadwell performing at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

Banjoist Paul Cadwell performing at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1975-05
Description
Two black and white prints.
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Banjoist Dale Webber and apprentices

Banjoist Dale Webber and apprentices

Date
1989
Description
Seven color slides. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive. Apprentices must have had some experience in the tradition and agreed to train for at least six months. The first project director was Blanton Owen, later replaced by folklorist Peter Roller. The program was continued each year through 2003.
Collection
Banjoist Lewis Raulerson

Banjoist Lewis Raulerson

Date
1982-10
Description
One black and white print and one negative. (Same image for both). Duplicate from S 1577, box 18, folder 15, proof sheet P82-274.
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Banjoist Lewis Raulerson performing at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival

Banjoist Lewis Raulerson performing at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1981-05
Description
Four color slides.
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Bluegrass musicians in Barden, Florida

Bluegrass musicians in Barden, Florida

Date
1985-02-23
Description
Fifteen color slides. Images of a performance of an informal country, gospel, and bluegrass group in a home. Musicians included: Willa Mae Clemmons (guitar), Cecil Griffey (guitar), and Lovelace Glisson (banjo). For a recording, see S 1714, box 4, tape 49. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Florida, supporting much river commerce as well as a modest amount of commercial fishing. Folklorists Mary Anne McDonald and Kathleen Figgen conducted the survey from January through March 1985 under the direction of Folklife Coordinator Blanton Owen and Bureau Chief Ormond Loomis. Documentation compiled in the survey was used to prepare and present the 'St. Johns River Basin Folklife Area' at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Bunch Bass and the Suwannee River Five Band

Bunch Bass and the Suwannee River Five Band

Date
1982
Description
One black and white negative. Unclear when or where the image was created.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1990 apprenticeship program master artists1990 apprenticeship program master artistsStill ImageTeaching of folklore
Dancers
Banjoists
Drummers (Musicians)
Fiddlers
Musicians
Tattoo artists
Wood carvers
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Banjo player Horace FletcherBanjo player Horace FletcherStill ImageMaterial culture
Musical instruments
Banjoes
String instruments
Performing arts
Music
Banjoists
Musicians
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Banjo player Jack PiccaloBanjo player Jack PiccaloStill ImageFieldwork
Italian Americans
Banjoes
String instruments
Banjoists
Bluegrass musicians
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Banjo workshop at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalBanjo workshop at the 1978 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageBanjoists
Musicians
Workshops (Adult education)
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Banjo music
Music
String instruments
Musical instruments
Banjoes
Performing arts
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Banjoist Paul Cadwell performing at the 1975 Florida Folk FestivalBanjoist Paul Cadwell performing at the 1975 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusic
String instruments
Banjoes
Banjo music
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Banjoists
Musicians
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Banjoist Dale Webber and apprenticesBanjoist Dale Webber and apprenticesStill ImageApprentices
Banjoes
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Musical instruments
Music performance
Music
Banjoists
Musicians
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Banjoist Lewis RaulersonBanjoist Lewis RaulersonStill ImageFieldwork
Banjoes
String instruments
Musical instruments
Fences
Banjoists
Musicians
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Banjoist Lewis Raulerson performing at the 1981 Florida Folk FestivalBanjoist Lewis Raulerson performing at the 1981 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Music performance
Banjoes
String instruments
Performing arts
Folk festivals
Banjoists
Musicians
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Bluegrass musicians in Barden, FloridaBluegrass musicians in Barden, FloridaStill ImageFieldwork
String instruments
Musical groups
Musical instruments
Banjoes
Banjoists
Guitar
Guitarists
Music performance
Gospel musicians
Musicians
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Bunch Bass and the Suwannee River Five BandBunch Bass and the Suwannee River Five BandStill ImageMusicians
Bands (Music)
Singers
Fieldwork
Music performance
String bands
String instruments
Fiddles
Guitar
Banjoes
Fiddlers
Banjoists
Guitarists
Microphone
Performing arts
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