35 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Klezmer music"
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). 20 minutes. Bronsztein played klezmer music on the clarinet; Rodriguez played the Venezuelan harp.
Collection
1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes.
Collection
Folklife Genre: Jewish

Folklife Genre: Jewish

Date
Description
Sacred Hebrew hymns and instrumental Klezmer dance melodies are cornerstones of traditional Jewish folk music. Hebrew sacred music relies mainly on the voice, while Klezmer dance music uses the accordion, double-bass, and clarinet. These musical styles are prevalent in Florida, which is home to about 10% of the United States’ Jewish population. Jaime Bronsztein, Jay Marder, Sol Brenner, and Joel Fox are performers from this genre in our collection.
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Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Copied onto C86-70.) Bronsztein played traditional Jewish wedding songs. After his performance, Kalikow played a short, spontaneous performance on piano. 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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Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Bulger and Boltin served as emcee. Mitchell performed his shoeshine rag (with Bobby Hicks playing harmonica), Bronsztein played Klezmer music on his clarinet, and Roller played the guitar.
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Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
1995-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C95-143 and C95-144.) Milner served as emcee.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Bucuvalas served as the emcee. 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 group 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.
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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
Interview with traditional Jewish musician Jaime Bronsztein

Interview with traditional Jewish musician Jaime Bronsztein

Date
1985-09-11
Description
Two reel to reel tapes. (Copied onto C86-137/138.) Interview with the traditional Jewish musician, recorded at a local shopping mall. Bronsztein discusses learning music; playing in Latin America and Israel; various Jewish musical bands; playing the clarinet; klezmer music; Jewish songs; playing for Jewish ceremonies; and life in Miami. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
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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
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)Moving ImageMusicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Venezuelan
Venezuelan Americans
Harp music
Harps
String instruments
Musical instruments
Arts, Jewish
Klezmer music
Jewish Americans
Harpists
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)Moving ImageSingers
Musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Klezmer music
Clarinet music
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Music Latin America
Bands (Music)
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flg_jewishFolklife Genre: Jewishinteractive resourceSynagogue music
Klezmer music
Songs, Yiddish
Jews -- Music
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a_s1576_t86-027aFriday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 6)SoundMusicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Music performance
Klezmer music
Demonstrations
Piano music
Clarinet music
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a_s1576_t86-110Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 10)SoundMusicians
Singers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Shoe shiners
Harmonica music
Arts, Jewish
Klezmer music
Clarinet music
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a_s1576_44_d95-020Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Dance music
Country music
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Klezmer music
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Clarinet music
Clogging
Clog dancing
Arts, Nicaraguan
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Pianists
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_84_d00-028Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bands (Music)
Klezmer music
Drum music
Trinidadians
Drum performance
Music, Hawaii
Singers
Musicians
Drummers (Musicians)
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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_t86-097Interview with traditional Jewish musician Jaime BronszteinSoundMusicians
Fieldwork
Interviewing
Interviews
Life histories
Oral histories
Jews
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Education
Klezmer music
Music business
Rites and ceremonies
Wind instruments
Clarinet
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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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