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Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1991-05
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. 1-5: Jamican tales: Lucille Fuller, Veta Plummer, Sophia Campbell; 6: Blues guitar: Tampa Blue, Joe Reiva, Michael Dodge; 7: Venezuelan harp: Jesus Rodriguez; 8-16: East Indian dance: Perema and Prya Menon; 17-18: Fiddling: Gerry Cox, Amy Cox, Bob Murphy; 19-36: Cuban dancing: Cayo Hueso Comparsa.
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Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

Date
1990
Description
Four black and white prints. Cook was Custer's grandson. 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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Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

Date
1990
Description
Two color slides; 12 negatives. Cook served as an apprentice to Custer. He was also his grandson. 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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Irish James Kelly with apprentices Linda Gesele and  Pam Carsey

Irish James Kelly with apprentices Linda Gesele and Pam Carsey

Date
1989-08
Description
Twenty color slides. For more information on Kelly and the apprentices, see S 1640, box 8, folder 9. 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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Kissimmee performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Kissimmee performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. The group was Seaman (fiddle), Piccalo (guitar) and Farley (bass). Folk singer Dinella served as emcee.
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The Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange Springs

The Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange Springs

Date
1985-01-27
Description
Two color prints (plus two black and white print and negatives.) A duplicate of S85-1765 and S85-1769.
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 22 minutes) Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with a festival visitor having her hair weaved ("corn rows") at an African American hair styles demonstration tent. Most of the tape consists of the Florida State Fiddlers Competition, which was hosted by state folklorist Bob Stone. Neither the performers nor the songs performed were identified. The competition continues on video FV-64. For the audio of the entire competition, see tapes D91-9 through D91-12, in S 1576.
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Duplicate photographs from Folk Arts in the Schools program

Duplicate photographs from Folk Arts in the Schools program

Date
1982-10
Description
Nine photographic black and white prints. These images are duplicates of those found in S 1577, Box 18, folders 15-16. Images created during the Folk Arts in the Schools in Hillsborough County. P82-310, 311: Moses Williams and his diddly bow; P82-312: Vernon Tucker demonstrating his gill net to students; P82-313-314, 317: Robert Pascuiti demonstrating cats netting; P82-315 Janie Hoover with crabs; P82-316: Willie Crain's Crab Hut; P82-318: fiddle maker Tom Lovelace with homemade fiddles; P82-319: Ladder for citrus pickers.
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Fiddler Billy Bryan performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Fiddler Billy Bryan performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rosenberg served as emcee. After the music performance, Rosenberg explained about the folklife area.
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Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 4)

Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1986-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Copied onto C86-91.) The rest of Kelly's performance of irish fiddle music can be found on T86-49. The folklife area in 1986 focused on Miami-Dade, which stemmed from fieldwork work on the 1986 Miami-Dade Folklife Survey, conducted by Lauri Sommers, Tina Bucuvalas, and Nancy Nusz.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Apprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalApprenticeships at the 1991 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageApprentices
Performers
Guitarists
Guitar
String instruments
Folk dance
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Comparsa tradition
Folklore revival festivals
Arts, Cuban
Folk festivals
Storytellers
Guitarist
Harpists
Dancers
Musicians
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Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew CookFiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew CookStill ImageApprentices
Fiddling
String instruments
Teaching of folklore
Musical instruments
Fiddles
Music
Children
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George CusterFiddlers Andrew Cook and George CusterStill ImageApprentices
Fiddles
Fiddling
Violin
Children
Teaching of folklore
Music performance
String instruments
Musical instruments
Musicians
Fiddlers
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Irish James Kelly with apprentices Linda Gesele and Pam CarseyIrish James Kelly with apprentices Linda Gesele and Pam CarseyStill ImageApprentices
Fiddles
Fiddling
String instruments
Music performance
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Musical instruments
Teaching of folklore
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t92-025Kissimmee performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundBands (Music)
Musical groups
Musicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Music performance
Guitar music
Guitarists
Storytelling
Singing
Tall tales
Fiddles
Old time music
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The Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange SpringsThe Trivettes performing at the West Virginia Days in Orange SpringsStill ImageBands (Music)
Fieldwork
Music performance
String bands
Musical instruments
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Guitarists
Community concerts
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 5 of 15)Moving ImageBarbers
Beauty operators
Hairdressers
Video recording
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Hair styling
Hair weaving
Hairwork
Hairdressing
Competitions
Contests
Fiddle music
Fiddles
String instruments
Old time music
Guitar music
Folklorists
Fiddlers
Musicians
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Duplicate photographs from Folk Arts in the Schools programDuplicate photographs from Folk Arts in the Schools programStill ImageBoats and boating
Ladders
Woodwork
Citrus
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fiddles
Musical instruments
Fishing nets
Woven goods
Material culture
Seafood gathering
Maritime life
Occupational groups
String instruments
Netmaking
Textiles
Students
Diddly bow
Musicians
Net maker
Fishers
Carpenters
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a_s1576_t89-062Fiddler Billy Bryan performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Fiddles
Fiddle music
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t86-048Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Venezuelan Americans
Arts, Venezuelan
Music performance
Harp music
Harps
Demonstrations
Maracas
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Fiddles
Musicians
Fiddlers
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