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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Music Latin America"
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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
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
Grupo Folklore Latino

Grupo Folklore Latino

Date
1990-03-10
Description
One video recording (VHS) One hour.
Collection
Los Fronterizos de Matamoros and Grupo Sensacion recording session.

Los Fronterizos de Matamoros and Grupo Sensacion recording session.

Date
1995-04-09
Description
One DAT tape. The recording session took place at the home of Emilo Hernandez (a Chicano band leader), and was set up by Tomas Granado. The first band, Los Fronterizos (The Bordermen), played conjunto music and were comprised of Felix Cortez (bajo sexto), Felix Cortez, Jr. (accordion), Eduardo Cortinas (drums), Eleazar Cortez (drums), and Jesus Cortez Jr. (bass). They were a popular local band. Jesus, Sr., the band leader and accoridonist, worked as a bartender. The other band was Grupo Sensacion, a five-member Tejano/pop band led by Jose Luis Velasquez (singer/keyboard player). His daughter, Julissa Lissette also sang for the band. The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Funded by a grant from the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Community Folklife Program, the survey was conducted between 1994 and 1996 by folklorist Robert Stone. Among the musical traditions were serenatas, conjunto, quinceanara ritual music, ranchera Michoacana, mariachi, norteno, Tejano, and pop music. At the end of the project, a sampler music tape was created by the Florida Folklife Program for distribution to various libraries.
Collection
Music at the Cinco de Mayo Festival

Music at the Cinco de Mayo Festival

Date
1996-05-04
Description
Five DAT tapes. (Tapes #16 and #18 are duplicates) Recorded at the Seventh Annual Cinco de Mayo Festival, at the time one of the oldest and largest such celebrations. It doubled as a fund-raiser for local college students. Grupo Energia was led by Carlos Reza, and was made up of ten males. Audience members danced the macarena do their performance. The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and Central Florida. Funded by a grant from the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Community Folklife Program, the survey was conducted between 1994 and 1996 by folklorist Robert Stone. Among the musical traditions were serenatas, conjunto, quinceanara ritual music, ranchera Michoacana, mariachi, norteno, Tejano, and pop music. At the end of the project, a sampler music tape was created by the Florida Folklife Program for distribution to various libraries.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 18)

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 18)

Date
1985-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rogers served as emcee. The Jubilee Singers were from Tampa. The Galarza Brothers (Abel and Pantaleon)played corridos, Mexican narrative songs that originated in the mid-1800s.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 6)

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 6)

Date
1985-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. The band consisted of Ronnie Kierce (bass), Gary Wilkins (banjo), Ricki King (mandolin), Platt Drew (guitar), and Nile Hord (fiddle). Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that roiginated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Figgen introduced the brothers.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
2000-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Sternberg played piano. The Chabo Brothers were Mike Godwin (bass), Vicky Scuteri (violin/sax), John Zawelski (drums), Chris Walker (guitar), and Nick Baltic (guitar).
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
2000-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

Date
2001-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Frank Spaulding and Eddie Banks continue from C01-79 discussing African-American hymn-lining and how singing relieved oppression. They perform: "I Love the Lord". Celia Fonta, Isnaya Santos and Paco Fonta discuss and perform Flamenco (Spain) music and dance. Celia Fonta and Isnaya Santos are dancers while Paco Fonta plays guitar.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
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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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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Grupo Folklore LatinoGrupo Folklore LatinoMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Music performance
Video recording
Latinos
Music Latin America
Musical groups
Bands (Music)
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a_s2029_01_tape08Los Fronterizos de Matamoros and Grupo Sensacion recording session.SoundSingers
Musicians
Accordionists
Fieldwork
Music performance
Latinos
Music Latin America
Arts, Mexican
Ethnicity, Mexico
Mexican Americans
Concerts
Conjunto music
Accordion music
Polka music
Bands (Music)
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a_s2029_01_tape14Music at the Cinco de Mayo FestivalSoundSingers
Musicians
Fieldwork
Cinco de Mayo (Mexican holiday)
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Performing arts
Music performance
Music Latin America
Latinos
Dance music
Musical groups
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t85-036Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 18)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Gospel music
Singing
Performing arts
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Religious music
Musical groups
Guitar music
Guitarists
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Music Latin America
Latinos
Corridos
Folk music Mexico
Ballads
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a_s1576_t85-119Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 6)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Folklorists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Singing
Bands (Music)
Performing arts
Bluegrass music
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Guitar music
Corridos
Arts, Mexican
Folk music Mexico
Mexican Americans
Ballads
Latinos
Music Latin America
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_84_d00-013Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)SoundSingers
Musicians
Pianists
Storytellers
Dancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Piano music
Old time music
Storytelling
Music Latin America
Latinos
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_84_d00-014Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)SoundSingers
Musicians
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Polka music
Music, Finnish
Old time music
Storytelling
Music Latin America
Latinos
Animal tales
Arts, Haitian
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a_s1576_87_c01-080Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)SoundSingers
Musicians
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Music performance
A capella singers
Religious music
Religious songs
Gospel songs
Gospel (Black)
Hymns
African Americans
A capella singing
Guitar music (Flamenco)
Music Latin America
Flamenco music
Hymn lining
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