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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Bass guitars"
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Closing performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Closing performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1985-05
Description
One proof sheet with 22 black and white images (plus negatives); and 20 color prints.
Collection
Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues Band

Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues Band

Date
1988-08-03
Description
One audio cassette. Demo recording of a session by the Red Tam Blues Band performing classic blues songs and original songs. Also includes two songs written by Red Tam Sr. Recorded in a Jacksonville professional recording studio (not recorded by folkorist Hansen). The band consisted of Red Tam (aka Tony McQueen; lead guitar, leader); Mike Gallen (keyboard); Kenny Holt (bass); and Kenny Johnson (drums). Use of Red Tam's songs is only for non-commerical purposes, unless written permission is obtained from Tony McQueen (Red Tam). For an interview with Red Tam (McQueen), see S 1618, Box 4, tape 10. 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.
Collection
Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues Band

Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues Band

Date
1988-08-03
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of the Red Tam Blues Band making a demo recording at a Jacksonville studio. The band consisted of Red Tam (aka Tony McQueen)(lead guitar, leader); Mike Gallen (keyboard); Kenny Holt (bass); and Kenny Johnson (drums). For an interview with Red Tam (McQueen), see S 1618, Box 4, tape 10. For a copy of the demo tape, see S 1618, box 4, tape 12. 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.
Collection
Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1977-05
Description
Two black and white prints. Images of singer-songwriter Grooms with Will McLean on harmonica and Tim DeMas on upright bass. Grooms, born in Waynesville, North Caroline to a Applachian/Cherokee family, was an associate professor of telecommunications at the University of Florida (1962-1993). He was also news director for WUFT-TV. He was better known, however, for his songwriting and folk festival performances. A part of the Florida Folk scene of the 1960s and 1970s, he regularly performed with McLean, Gamble Rogers, Paul Champion, and Jim Ballew. He died 30 January 1998.
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Folk singer Don Grooms performing at the 8th Annual American Indian Days (1987)

Folk singer Don Grooms performing at the 8th Annual American Indian Days (1987)

Date
1987-11-22
Description
One color print. Grooms, born in Waynesville, North Caroline to a Applachian/Cherokee family, was an associate professor of telecommunications at the University of Florida (1962-1993). He was also news director for WUFT-TV. He was better known, however, for his songwriting and folk festival performances. A part of the Florida Folk scene of the 1960s and 1970s, he regularly performed with McLean, Gamble Rogers, Paul Champion, and Jim Ballew. He died 30 January 1998.
Collection
Interview with musical instrument maker Dick Wagner

Interview with musical instrument maker Dick Wagner

Date
Description
Two audio cassettes. Wagner discusses his Georgia origins; his education at UNF; learning instrument making from his father as a child; repairing instruments; playing the cello and various other stringed instruments; bass, fiddle, banjo, guitar; knife making; toy making; making guitars, banjoes, violins, and dulcimers; various inlays; Stradivarius and his techniques; patterns; and prices charged. Images of Wagner can be found in S 1577, v. 37. 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.
Collection
Practice session by the Red Tam Blues Band

Practice session by the Red Tam Blues Band

Date
1988-08-01
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of a practice session by the Red Tam Blues Band, performing classic blues songs and original songs. Also includes two songs by Red Tam Sr. recorded from a 45 rpm record. The band consisted of Red Tam (aka Tony McQueen; lead guitar, leader); Mike Gallen (keyboard); Kenny Holt (bass); and Kenny Johnson (drums). Use of Red Tam's songs is only for non-commerical purposes without written permission by Tony McQueen (Red Tam). For an interview with Red Tam (McQueen), see S 1618, Box 4, tape 10. 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.
Collection
Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 20 minutes). Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with fiddler Seaman performing with Piccalo (guitar) and Graham (stand-up bass). Followed by Jaya Radhakrishnan performing a traditional song of India (cuts off before it ends). Audio recordings of these performances can be found on T85-111 and T85-112.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Closing performances at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalClosing performances at the 1985 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageMusicians
Singers
Dancers
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Folk singers
Guitarists
Bass guitars
Music performance
Performing arts
Performers
Square dance
Square dancing
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a_s1618_04_tape12Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues BandSoundGuitarist
Musicians
Fieldwork
Sound recordings
Audiotape recordings
Blues (Music)
African Americans
Music performance
Guitar
Bass guitars
Drums
Musical tradition, African diaspora
Bands (Music)
Musical ensembles
Guitar music
Singing
Blues singers
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Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues BandDemo recording by the Red Tam Blues BandStill ImageFieldwork
Recording equipment
Bass guitars
Drums
Keyboards (music)
Guitar
Guitarists
Drummers (Musicians)
Music performance
Blues (Music)
African Americans
Bands (Music)
Blues singers
Musicians
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Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalDon Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageGuitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Guitar
String instruments
Performing arts
Musical instruments
Music performance
Harmonicas
Bass guitars
Folk singers
Singing
Native Americans
Cherokee Indians
Singers
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Folk singer Don Grooms performing at the 8th Annual American Indian Days (1987)Folk singer Don Grooms performing at the 8th Annual American Indian Days (1987)Still ImageSingers
Guitarist
Fieldwork
Indian reservations
Chickee
Guitar
Bass guitars
Folk singers
Native Americans
Singing
Guitarists
Children
Festivals
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a_s1576_22_c86-178Interview with musical instrument maker Dick WagnerSoundMusical instrument maker
Fieldwork
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Sound recordings
Musical instruments
String instruments
Banjoes
Guitar
Guitarists
Fiddles
Bass guitars
Knifesmiths
Woodwork
Toy making
Carpentry
Music
Guitar makers
Musicians
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a_s1618_04_tape11Practice session by the Red Tam Blues BandSoundGuitarist
Musicians
Fieldwork
Sound recordings
Audiotape recordings
Blues (Music)
African Americans
Music performance
Guitar
Bass guitars
Drums
Musical tradition, African diaspora
Bands (Music)
Musical ensembles
Guitar music
Singing
Blues singers
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)Moving ImageMusicians
Guitarist
Singers
Festivals
Video recording
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Music performance
Performing arts
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddles
Fiddling
Guitarists
String instruments
Guitar
Bass guitars
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Fiddlers
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