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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Fiddling"
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1981 Florida State Fiddlers Competition

1981 Florida State Fiddlers Competition

Date
1981-10-09
Description
One audio cassette.
Collection
Interview with musicians Troy and Lucy Lovelace

Interview with musicians Troy and Lucy Lovelace

Date
1983-11-11
Description
One audio cassette. Troy and Lucy Lovelace discuss their history; Troy's early years in North Carolina learning to play on a fiddle made from a cigar box; major influences on his playing; an opportunity to play in Nashville which he turned down; meeting Lucy; Lucy's musical ability; places they've played in Florida; relationship with Florida folk musicians such as Gayle and Dwight Rodgers, Clyde Davis, and Alexa Jaffers; differences between bluegrass and folk music as they play it; how they settled in Florida. Before the end of the interview, the couple also plays music.
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
Sunday afternoon performances at the Azalea Garden Stage at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Garden Stage) (Tape 4)

Sunday afternoon performances at the Azalea Garden Stage at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Garden Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One audio cassette recording. Wadley served as emcee. The Wisteria String Band, of Pensacola, consisted of Lonnie Finnely (mandolin), Terri Hilliard (bass), Joe Peeples (guitar), and Max Smith (banjo). They played bluegrass music. Following was a fiddler workshop led by Baldwin, Martin, Higgins, Cox, and Anton.
Collection
Irish fiddler James Kelly and Klezmer musician Jaime Bronsztein at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Irish fiddler James Kelly and Klezmer musician Jaime Bronsztein at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
Two audio cassette recordings. Jaime Bronsztein and James Kelly discuss their respective musical traditions (klezmer and Irish); how they are played; specific tunes such as the Hava Nagila (Yiddish) and O'Carolan's Concerto (Irish). They also discuss their family backgrounds, careers and George Phillips. They attempt to play an Irish-Israeli version of the Hava Nagila. Because this was the 40th festival, the Crossroads area was partly devoted to performers who contributed to the festival's past and development.
Collection
Saturday performances (Florida State Fiddle Contest) at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tapes 5-8)

Saturday performances (Florida State Fiddle Contest) at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tapes 5-8)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Baird served as emcee. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening. The contest opened with the Omaha String Band (Baird, Dave Moreland, Lloyd Baldwin, and Bill Barton), followed by the various competition categories, and concluded with the judges performing Soldiers Joy. The judges were Stapleton, Robertson, and Brophy.
Collection
Old time fiddle tunes and tall tales

Old time fiddle tunes and tall tales

Date
1989-02-04
Description
One audio cassette.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

Friday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

Date
1991-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). McKenzie served as emcee. Cephas and Wiggins were a blues duo from Washington, DC. Stone hosted the Fiddle Style Workshop, featuring Aargard, Carsey, Jones, and Dudley. For video of the Cephas and Wiggins performance, see FV-59 and FV-60 in S 1615.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

Date
1991-05-25
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Stone hosted the Fiddle Style Workshop, featuring Aargard, Carsey, Jones, and Dudley. (The first part can be found on D91-8). This was followed by the State Fiddlers Competition, which was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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_11_c83-138Interview with musicians Troy and Lucy LovelaceSoundSingers
Musicians
Pianists
Fieldwork
Interviews
Bluegrass musicians
Performing arts
Fiddling
Old time music
Pianos
Life histories
Oral histories
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_28_c91-023Sunday afternoon performances at the Azalea Garden Stage at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Garden Stage) (Tape 4)SoundMusicians
Bluegrass musicians
Bands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Workshops (Adult education)
Bluegrass music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_29_c92-005Irish fiddler James Kelly and Klezmer musician Jaime Bronsztein at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History) SoundMusicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Clarinet music
Klezmer music
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_31_c94-014Saturday performances (Florida State Fiddle Contest) at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tapes 5-8)SoundMusicians
Bands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Old time music
Bluegrass music
String bands
Fiddle music
Stringband music
Fiddling
Competitions
Contests
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_40_tape05Old time fiddle tunes and tall talesSoundFieldwork
Music performance
Tales
Storytelling
Performing arts
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Musicians
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_42_d91-001Friday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Piano music (Blues)
Songs, Irish
Arts, Irish
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Rhythm and blues music
Singers
Musicians
Fiddlers
Pianists
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a_s1576_42_d91-008Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
African Americans
Guitar music
Blues (Music)
Rhythm and blues songs
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Old time music
Workshops (Adult education)
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Blues singers
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a_s1576_42_d91-009Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddling
Fiddle music
Old time music
Contests
Competitions
Workshops (Adult education)
Singers
Musicians
Fiddlers
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