23 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Hymn lining"
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Field recordings in the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando

Field recordings in the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando

Date
1993-04-24
Description
Three DAT tapes. Digital audio tapes (DAT) generated by fieldwork undertaken to document the folklife of the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando, Florida. Results of the fieldwork were incorporated into the "Folklife Of Central Florida" folklife theme area at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival. The tapes feature African-American hymn lining and blues, folk tales, and children's games. Images of the project can be found in folder 1.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Bucuvalas served as the emcee. Banks and Demps demonstrated hymn lining. The Johnsons were Lisa Johnson (piano, keyboard), John Johnson (guitar, mandolin), Martin Johnson (fiddle), and Vgo. From Gainesville, they played Klezmer music. Romeo and the Boys played Trinidadian music. The included Ragbir, Mahesh Roopharine, Chris Jai Karan, Joe Ramanan, Robert Ragbit, Barry Jai Karan, and Shivanan Ramanan. They were participants in the Folklife Apprenticeship program. Apo and Lavoi played Hawaiian music, including playing the poi balls.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Bucuvalas served as the emcee. Banks and Demps demonstrated hymn lining. Yao and Edge played the zheng, the Chinese zither. They were all participants in the Folklife Apprenticeship Program. The Roddenberry Family sang sacred harp (shape note) songs.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
2001-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Eddie Banks and Frank Spaulding discuss African-American hymn-lining, how hymns were used as prayers and in services in the past.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)

Date
2004-05-28
Description
One compact disc. Demps, Spaulidng and Robinson perform a hymn lining workshop, including a history of Amazing Grace. The last three tracks are of an unidentified string band, apparently with an accompanying clogging group.

 

 

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Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

Date
2004-05-28
Description
One compact disc. A hymn lining workshop, led by Troy Demps (of Live Oak) with Splading and Robinson. Folklorist Stone introduced the singers. Hymn lining, which began in the 1700s, involves the leader signing a line, and the congregation repeats it.
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Troy Demps, of Orlando, gives background of African American hymn lining.
Collection
Interview with hymn liner Troy Demps

Interview with hymn liner Troy Demps

Date
1993-12-01
Description
One audio tape. Recorded at Demp's residence. He discusses his family history, learning hymns, his childhood illnesses, his work in the US Navy and for Disney, and the hymn lining tradition. For more information, see file in S 1664, box 5, folder 14.
Collection
Recording of hymn liner Troy Demps and his apprentice Brian Knight

Recording of hymn liner Troy Demps and his apprentice Brian Knight

Date
1994
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded at Demp's residence. Wright was funded to learn from Demps traditional hymn lining. Hymn lining, which began in the 1700s, involves the leader signing a line, and the congregation repeats it. For more information, see S 1644, box 11, folder 37. 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, and then Robert Stone. The program was continued each year through 2004.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

Date
2000-05-27
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps and Eddie Banks discuss African-American hymn lining and perform hymns in that tradition. Ray Carroll, Sammy Snell and Cindy Fortune discuss the history of swamp buggies; how they were built and used; how they are built today and how they are raced.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1711_01_tape01Field recordings in the Callahan neighborhood of OrlandoSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Sound recordings
Community culture
Neighborhoods
Urban life
Blues (Music)
Guitar music
Hymns
Tales
Storytelling
Religious music
Religious songs
Hymn lining
Storytellers
Blues singers
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a_s1576_84_d00-029Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bands (Music)
Klezmer music
Drum music
Trinidadians
Drum performance
Music, Hawaii
African Americans
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Hymn lining
Singers
Musicians
Drummers (Musicians)
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a_s1576_84_d00-030Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
A capella singers
A capella singing
Zheng
Zither music
Apprentices
Music, Hawaii
African Americans
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Shape note singing
Arts, Chinese
Chinese Americans
Hymn lining
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_87_c01-074Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
African Americans
A capella singers
A capella singing
Music performance
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Hymns
Religious songs
Hymn lining
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a_s2034_02_cd04-091Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
A capella singers
Workshops (Adult education)
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Hymn lining
Hymns
A capella singing
Religious songs
Musical tradition, African diaspora
African Americans
Stringband music
Old time music
Singers
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a_s2034_02_cd04-085Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)SoundSingers
Folklorists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
African Americans
Workshops (Adult education)
Hymns
Religious music
Religious songs
Spirituals (Songs)
Spiritual music
Hymn lining
A capella singers
A capella singing
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a_s1576_64_c96-095Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
African Americans
Singing
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious songs
A capella singers
A capella singing
Hymn lining
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a_s1664_07_tape56Interview with hymn liner Troy DempsSoundFieldwork
Hymn lining
African Americans
Singing
Music performance
Music rehearsals
Oral performance
Gospel (Black)
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Oral history
Singers
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a_s1640_25_tape18Recording of hymn liner Troy Demps and his apprentice Brian KnightSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Singing
Music performance
Music rehearsals
Oral performance
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Hymns
Religious songs
A capella singers
A capella singing
Hymn lining
Apprentices
Singers
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a_s1576_83_c00-087Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Music performance
Singing
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Recreation
Vehicles
Hymn lining
A capella singers
A capella singing
Religious songs
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