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Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)

Date
1965-02
Description
Seven reel to reel recordings 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.
Collection
Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)

Date
1966-02-12
Description
Four reel to reel recordings (Originally there were six reels, but reels #2-3 are missing.)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.
Collection
Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)

Date
1965-02-14
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. 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.
Collection
Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)

Date
1966-02-13
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. 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.
Collection
Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest and ball at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1967)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest and ball at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1967)

Date
1967-02-11
Description
Six reel to reel recordings. 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.
Collection
Radio program on the 1966 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest

Radio program on the 1966 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest

Date
1966-02-14
Description
One reel to reel recording. Radio program on the Lake City radio station, WDSR. 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.
Collection
Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)

Date
1963
Description
One reel to reel recording (14:20 minutes) Radio program about the 1963 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition, featuring the winner Keitha Holz singing the Foster song, and remarks as well as an original composition by commercial songwriter and contest judge Gerald Marks. There were 21 contestants, and the event culminated in a Jeanie ball. Marks was the composer of "All of Me," and "The Night Shall Be Filled With Music." He also several Broadway shows and motion pictures. 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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First Annual Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest finals at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1952)

First Annual Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest finals at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1952)

Date
1952-04-30
Description
One reel to reel recording. Starting in 1952, 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.
Collection
Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1961)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1961)

Date
1961-01-16
Description
Five reel to reel recordings. 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.
Collection
Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1962)

Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1962)

Date
1962-02-03
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. 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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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s2043_00197Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)SoundCompetitions
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Singing
Contests
Special events
Beauty contests
Musicians
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a_s2043_00223Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)SoundCompetitions
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Singing
Contests
Special events
Beauty contests
Musicians
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a_s2043_00206Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1965)SoundCompetitions
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Singing
Contests
Special events
Beauty contests
Musicians
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a_s2043_00229Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair concert at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1966)SoundCompetitions
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Singing
Contests
Special events
Beauty contests
Musicians
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a_s2043_00244Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest and ball at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1967)SoundCompetitions
Music performance
Performing arts
Dance music
Dance
Balls (Parties)
Dance parties
Social gatherings
Beauty contests
Contests
Singers
Singing
Musicians
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a_s2043_00231Radio program on the 1966 Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contestSoundCompetitions
Music performance
Performing arts
Singers
Singing
Contests
Special events
Beauty contests
Radio programs
Radio announcing
Musicians
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a_s2042_sfm_23Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair competition (1963)SoundComposer
Contests
Competitions
Talent shows
Beauty contests
Singing
Judges
Composers
Commercial songs
Songs
Advertising, Public service
Radio
Radio announcing
Radio programs
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864
Singers
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a_s2043_00035First Annual Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest finals at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1952)SoundContests
Music performance
Performing arts
Beauty contests
Singing
Competitions
Musicians
Singers
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a_s2043_00084Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1961)SoundContests
Music performance
Performing arts
Beauty contests
Singing
Competitions
Musicians
Singers
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a_s2043_00109Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair contest auditions at the Stephen Foster Memorial (1962)SoundContests
Music performance
Performing arts
Beauty contests
Singing
Competitions
Musicians
Singers
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