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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Irish Americans"
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (8 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (8 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes.
Collection
1st Annual South Florida Folk Festival

1st Annual South Florida Folk Festival

Date
1986-05-22
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. The festival consisted of folk demonstrations, food booths, workshops, and musical performances. Cultures and folkways exhibited included Mexican, Venezuelan, Haitian. Jamaican, Cuban, African American, and Jewish. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival.
Collection
Edward Keeney, Wayne Martin and Kostas Maris performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Edward Keeney, Wayne Martin and Kostas Maris performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Date
2007-11-09
Description
Tina Bucuvalas serves as emcee. Keeney (fiddle) discusses learning to play fiddle in Donegal County, Ireland; the importance of Irish folk fiddler John Doherty; and changes in the tradition due to popular tastes in the United States. Maris (Cretan lyra) discusses growing up and learning Cretan music in Athens, Greece; the construction of the Cretan lyra, a three-stringed bowed instrument; and playing Greek folk music in the United States. Martin (fiddle) tells a story about Bob Wills, explains fiddle accompaniment in western swing music, and is accompanied by Clements (guitar, vocals). Keeney, Maris, and Martin are all Florida Folk Heritage Award recipients.
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Fiddler James Kelly and guitarist George Phillip performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Fiddler James Kelly and guitarist George Phillip performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folk singer Fitchen served as emcee.
Collection
Fiddler James Kelly performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Fiddler James Kelly performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1992-05-22
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Tammy Murray served as emcee.

 


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Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Copied onto C86-71.) 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.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 11)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 11)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Bulger served as emcee. Eddie Kirkland was not with the band on this performance. The rest of Irish fiddler Kelly's performance can be found on T86-111.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 12)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 12)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Bulger served as emcee. Moloney joined Kelly on guitar. The majority of McLain's and James's performance can be found on T86-113.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
1994-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C94-75/76.) Milner served as the emcee. Singer-guitarist Crider sang on Florida environment. He performed with Gabe Valla (guitar), Bob Kogat (mandolin), Tim Higgins (fiddle), and Diane Delage (sign language interpreter). Yao played the zheng (a Chinese zither). Originally from Shanghai, China, she lived in Orlando. The bluegrass band Salt Run, based out of St. Augustine, consisted of David Dowling (bass), Jim Quine (guitar), Tom Mechling (mandolin), Eric Searcy (banjo), Liz Williams (guitar), and Diane Delage (sing language interpreter). Fiddler James Kelly live din Miami Springs. He played with george Phillips (guitar) and Richard Rose (bass/drums). Guitarist Etta Baker, a National Folk heritage Fellow, lived in Morganton, NC. She was a pioneer in the Piedmont style of acoustic guitar playing.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1994-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Hoovler served as emcee. Irish fiddler Kelly lived in Miami.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1986 Florida Folk Festival (8 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (8 of 17)Moving ImageMusicians
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Songs, Irish
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Bands (Music)
Latinos
Music Latin America
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1st Annual South Florida Folk Festival1st Annual South Florida Folk FestivalMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Fiddlers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Music Latin America
Latinos
Puerto Ricans
Arts, Venezuelan
Venezuelan Americans
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Harp music
Fiddle music
Harpists
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a_s2034_07_cd07-026Edward Keeney, Wayne Martin and Kostas Maris performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife StagesoundFolk festivals
Florida Folk Festival
Music -- Performance
Oral narratives
Fiddle tunes -- Ireland -- Donegal (County)
Irish Americans
Folk music -- Ireland
Folk music -- Greece -- Crete
Greek Americans
Cretans
Lyra
Country music
Western swing (Music)
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a_s1576_t92-018Fiddler James Kelly and guitarist George Phillip performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundMusicians
Violinists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Music performance
Guitar music
Songs, Irish
Guitarists
Fiddle music
String instruments
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_t92-066Fiddler James Kelly performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Irish Americans
Arts, Irish
Fiddle music
Fiddles
Music performance
Fiddling
String instruments
Songs, Irish
Fiddlers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t86-028Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)SoundMusicians
Fiddlers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Fiddle music
Irish Americans
Music performance
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
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a_s1576_t86-111Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 11)SoundMusicians
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Fiddlers
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t86-112Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 12)SoundMusicians
Fiddlers
Guitarist
Pianists
Singers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Fiddle music
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Songs, Irish
African Americans
Piano music (Blues)
Singing
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
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a_s1576_43_d94-006Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bluegrass music
Guitar music
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Folk singers
Country music
African Americans
Chinese Americans
Irish Americans
Asian Americans
Arts, Chinese
Reels
Fiddle music
Zither music
Zheng
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_43_d94-025aFriday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Fiddling
Fiddle music
Jigs
Reels
Irish Americans
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
Fiddlers
Musicians
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