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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Fiddle music"
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Music performance by Larry and Martha Older

Music performance by Larry and Martha Older

Date
1977-03
Description
One audio cassette.
Collection
Interview with Nancy and Ray Morgan on making hog's head cheese and fiddling

Interview with Nancy and Ray Morgan on making hog's head cheese and fiddling

Date
1977-11-08
Description
One audio cassette. Side 1: Interview of Nancy Morgan: Morgan discusses both making hog's headcheese and her life's history. She talks about how long she had been making the head cheese, butchering hogs, the parts she uses, how she boils the head, dressing the hog, and special recipes like liver pudding, chitlins and cracklins, pig's feet, and beef tripe, etc. She also describes growing up in Fargo, Georgia, related weather and insects, her family's ethnic heritage, and talks about how her father taught her old songs and performed at various venues. She sings "Little Orphan Girl" and "Wake Up Jacob" without instrumentals. Side 2: Interview of Ray Morgan, with Nancy Morgan: [Difficult to hear-voices indistinct.] Ray Morgan talks about how he and Nancy met and on making and playing gourd fiddles. Plays the gourd and regular fiddle.
Collection
Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn Beers

Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn Beers

Date
1962-01
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of the Beers playing and discussing various folk songs (German, Irish, mountain songs) they have collected over the years. Popular on the folk circuit in the 1960s, the Beers were sent in 1968 by the U.S. Dept. of State on a tour on India, and once played for the White House in 1969. In 1966, they also began the popular Fox Hollow Festival in upstate New York. In 1972, Bob beers died in car crash. His daughter still performs as Martha Nagler, and Evelyn continued performing at Florida Folk Festivals well into the 1970s. In addition to music, Evelyn would often perform puppet shows at the festivals. Tapes are badly warped.
Collection
Steve Stange and Allen Watkins performing

Steve Stange and Allen Watkins performing

Date
1983
Description
One audio cassette. Performances of Steve Stange and Allen Watkins: Banjo instrumental and instrumental and vocal performances on mandolin and guitar. Features performances of "Do Balloons Go to Heaven," Irish fiddle tunes, and "You Are My Sunshine." Some of the songs are performed before an audience of children.
Collection
1981 Florida State Fiddlers Competition

1981 Florida State Fiddlers Competition

Date
1981-10-09
Description
One audio cassette.
Collection
Interview with fiddler Wilborn Reaves

Interview with fiddler Wilborn Reaves

Date
1983-03-28
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Mr. Reaves discusses the history of his family and the area; how he learned to play from a traveling violinist; other family members who play music; his playing style; bands in which he played; community gatherings for music; his father, a square dance caller; quitting and starting back again with the fiddle; meeting to play with his cousin twice a year; his mother, a guitar player; his FFA quartet; different fiddles he had owned; other musical family members. Side B Mr. Reaves performs: "Sally Goodin"; "Waltz You Saved for Me" (his mother's favorite); "Orange Blossom Special"; "Rye Whiskey" (first song he learned); Mr. Reaves plays with three fingers. For images of Reaves, see S 1577, v. 22.
Collection
Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

Date
1986-03-22
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums.
Collection
Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Date
1986-03-23
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums. The bata drummers consisted of: Rinaldo Pena, drum; Arturo Pena, drum; Cerresta Quinzano, drum; Ernesto Pichardo, vocals. Bronsztein played the clarinet, while Bracha joined him on electric piano.
Collection
Florida Fiddlers Competition at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (fiddle stage)

Florida Fiddlers Competition at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (fiddle stage)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
Seven audio cassettes. Recording of the annual Florida Fiddlers Contest. In the solo awards, the placements were Fred Stoll (fourth), David Forbes (third), Elan Chalford (second), and Willie Jones(first). For the Accompanied category, the placements were Willie Jones (fourth), Clare Davis (third), Tom Staley (second) and Wayne Martin (first). Etheridge, Barasch, and Rtuland were the judges; and Kelly was a guest performer.
Collection
Copy of album: Olde Tyme Fiddle

Copy of album: Olde Tyme Fiddle

Date
Description
One audio cassette. NOTE: Because this is a copyrighted recording, no copies will be made of the tape. Recorded by the Nashville Recording Factory.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_01_c77-023Music performance by Larry and Martha OlderSoundDulcimer
Fiddle music
Fiddlers
Musical instruments
Performing arts
Music performance
String instruments
Old time music
Reels
Jigs
Arts, Scottish
Musicians
Singers
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a_s1576_02_c78-042Interview with Nancy and Ray Morgan on making hog's head cheese and fiddlingSoundCooks
Interviews
Fiddle music
Instrument manufacture
Gourds
Life histories
Swine
Food preparation
Animals
Food
Fiddlers
Musical instrument maker
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a_s1576_02_c78-063Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn BeersSoundSound recordings
Music performance
Old time music
Psaltery
Fiddle music
English songs
Interviews
Folk singers
Singing
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_10_c83-084Steve Stange and Allen Watkins performingSoundMusicians
Guitarist
Banjoists
Music performance
Banjo music
Guitar music
Mandolin music
Fiddle music
Songs, Irish
String instruments
Old time music
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a_s1576_10_c83-1001981 Florida State Fiddlers CompetitionSoundMusicians
Competitions
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Special events
Violin music
String instruments
Old time music
Bluegrass music
Contests
Music performance
Performing arts
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_13_c84-054Interview with fiddler Wilborn ReavesSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Music performance
Old time music
Musicians
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_17_c86-001Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_17_c86-007Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Jí­baro (Puerto Rican identity)
Clarinet music
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_18_c86-035Florida Fiddlers Competition at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (fiddle stage)SoundFestivals
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddle music
String instruments
Violinists
Competitions
Contests
Old time music
Songs, Irish
Jigs
Reels
Dance music
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_22_c86-161Copy of album: Olde Tyme FiddleSoundMusicians
Fiddlers
Music performance
Singing
Fiddle music
Old time music
Sound recordings
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