58 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Japanese Americans"
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Wako Kai and Kazuko Law of Pensacola perform traditional Japanese Dance. Dances include: "In Honor of Cherry Trees" (using cherry blossoms and fans); "Don Don Papa" (using musical props); "Tom Boy Song" (using sticks) and "Life Has Its Ups and Downs" (modern folk dance using fans).
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 6)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Toro Huaco dance displays Nicaraguan pageantry (dance is to pre-recorded music). It is a folk dance that tells the story of a bullfight. Costumes are very colorful. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai lead a Japanese narrative dance troupe. Dances performed include: Honen Ondo; Heisei Roman; a dance crafted in honor of the Prince of Japan's marriage to a commoner and Kasa Odori, a dance using umbrellas. Continued on C96-98.
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Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai continue from C96-97 with their Japanese narrative dance troop. They perform a folk dance about a man who like sto live the high life and Kawachi Otoko Bushi. There is a time for audience participation and a description of things in the folklife building. Catalina Trunk describes the Mexican celebrations of Day of the Dead and death traditions in different parts of Mexico.
Collection
Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Date
1996-05-25
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kazuko Law (interviewed by Diana Godwin) discusses the customs of Japanese dance. She demonstrates how males and females do dance steps and the movements of the fan. She talks about the importance of imagination in Japanese dance. She discusses men's role in dance in Kabuki theater as well as the importance of costume in telling the story of dance.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1998-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1998-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Liliane Nerette Louis, Haitian storyteller, tells "Knick Knack" (a story about a "stupid" family) and a "Bouki" story. She also talks about mother's day in Haiti as well as some Haitian history and culture (such as stories being passed down through women). Kazuko Law and Wako Kai perform Japanese dance (Dionna Godwin of Gulf Breeze, FL, interprets). They perform: traditional wedding dance; Okasa Wakari Bushi (farewell dance); Honan Ondo (folk dance for harvest); Heisei Iwai (dance wishing peace and happiness from Emperor); Kawachi Otoko Busiti (dance about the life of a flamboyant man; they perform this dance twice with audience participation).
Collection
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Irene Matsangos and the Greek dancers continue from C96-124. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai perform Japanese dance: Heisei Iwai; Okasa Wakari Bushi; Heisei Raman; "Moonlight at the Ruined Castle"; Kawachi Otoko Busiti".
Collection
Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai continue from C96-125. Linda Spitzer, Jewish storyteller tells a story about a rabbi who always has a story for any circumstance. She also tells the following: "Grandpa's Nigan [?]"; "Rabbi Akiba and the Malachim"; "Herschall the Tailor". Question and Answer session.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 4)

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1998-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_81_c00-005Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Dance
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a_s1576_64_c96-097Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 6)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Dance music
Arts, Nicaraguan
Nicaraguan Americans
Bands (Music)
Music Latin America
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Asian Americans
Dance
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a_s1576_64_c96-098Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Dance music
Oral communication
Mexican Americans
Burial rites
Death rites
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Asian Americans
Dance
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a_s1576_64_c96-071Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Kabuki
Dance
Drama
Gender roles
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a_s1576_78_d98-051Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)SoundDancers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Guitar music
Arts, Asian
Chinese Americans
Arts, Chinese
Dance
Dance music
Yo-yo
Drum performance
Drum music
Taiko
Thai Americans
Drummers (Musicians)
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a_s1576_78_d98-052Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)SoundDancers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Taiko
Arts, Asian
Chinese Americans
Arts, Chinese
Dance
Dance music
Hula (Dance)
Drum performance
Drum music
Drummers (Musicians)
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a_s1576_65_c96-119Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)SoundDancers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Tales
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Asian Americans
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Dance
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a_s1576_65_c96-125Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Asian American arts
Dance
Apprentices
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Dance music
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
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a_s1576_65_c96-126Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)SoundDancers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Asian American arts
Dance
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Storytelling
Dance music
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
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a_s1576_78_d98-053Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 4)SoundDrummers (Musicians)
Musicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Japanese
Japanese Americans
Taiko
Arts, Asian
Filipino Americans
Bands (Music)
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