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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Music performance"
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Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn Beers

Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn Beers

Date
1962-01
Description
Four audio cassettes. Recordings of the Beers playing and discussing various folk songs (German, Irish, mountain songs) they have collected over the years. Popular on the folk circuit in the 1960s, the Beers were sent in 1968 by the U.S. Dept. of State on a tour on India, and once played for the White House in 1969. In 1966, they also began the popular Fox Hollow Festival in upstate New York. In 1972, Bob beers died in car crash. His daughter still performs as Martha Nagler, and Evelyn continued performing at Florida Folk Festivals well into the 1970s. In addition to music, Evelyn would often perform puppet shows at the festivals. Tapes are badly warped.
Collection
<em>Stove-side Memories</em> album by Joan Elizabeth Morgan

Stove-side Memories album by Joan Elizabeth Morgan

Date
1975
Description
One audio cassette. A copy of a copyrighted album, Stove-side Memories, recorded by Friendly Finley Music in Fort Walton Beach in 1975. Features Morgan playing the autoharp, the psaltery, and the Russian Balalika. No copies can be made -- only for listening purposes.
Collection
Radio programs by Jim Coleman

Radio programs by Jim Coleman

Date
1978
Description
One audio cassette. Coleman of Silver Springs recorded several radio shows that he produced featuring his 78 rpm record collection, including performances by Faulkner, Kincaid, and Jimmy the Kid. Also includes several songs by Don Grooms.
Collection
Genuine Florida Ole Time Music performance

Genuine Florida Ole Time Music performance

Date
Description
One audio cassette. Recordings of a concert in Dade City (date unknown) by Coleman, who was also a performer.
Collection
Recordings of old phonographic albums by Jim Coleman

Recordings of old phonographic albums by Jim Coleman

Date
1979
Description
Recordings of Silver Springs resident and performer Coleman's 78 rpm albums, dating from the 1930s through the 1950s. Because these are copyrighted materials, copies of the recordings can not be made. Artists include Jimmy Wilson's Ranch Boys, Catfish String Band, Jesse Rogers, Lightcrust Doughboys, Lulu Belle, Burl Ives, Harry Jackson, Gene Autry, Girls of the Golden West, The Carter Family, and Tex Ritter.
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Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Choir singing for the American Folklore Society

Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Choir singing for the American Folklore Society

Date
1978-10
Description
One audio cassette. A church service complete with prayer, choir singing, and short sermon for the American Folklore Society annual meeting.
Collection
Compilation for the American Folklore Society

Compilation for the American Folklore Society

Date
1978-10
Description
One audio cassette. Music performance for the American Folklore Society annual meeting.
Collection
Copy of Clifford Buckosh phonographic recording

Copy of Clifford Buckosh phonographic recording

Date
Description
One audio cassette. Copy of an album recorded in Stuart, Florida by Buckosh. The album was created for the Okeechobee Record Company in Stuart. Because this a copyrighted recorded, copies of the recording cannot be made. Tape is in poor condition.
Collection
Florida Sands: Stories and songs by Will McLean

Florida Sands: Stories and songs by Will McLean

Date
1970
Description
Two audio cassettes. McLean performs several of his songs, and explains the stories behind them. Many of his compositions dealt with Florida history and culture.
Collection
Moses Williams playing the diddly bow

Moses Williams playing the diddly bow

Date
1980-03-11
Description
One audio cassette. Side two is blank. The Florida Record Project resulted in the two-album recording, Drop On Down in Florida. This was an exploration of African American musical traditions in Florida. Moses Williams was originally from Mississippi. He moved to Florida in the 1950s. He played the diddly bow, a one-string homemade musical instrument, also called a "yakkedy board." Images from this performance can be found in S 1577, box 17, folder 78 (along with more information on the diddly bow). For more from this field recording session, see S 1576, reels T81-15 and T83-86.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_02_c78-063Performances and interviews with Bob and Evelyn BeersSoundSound recordings
Music performance
Old time music
Psaltery
Fiddle music
English songs
Interviews
Folk singers
Singing
Arts, Irish
Songs, Irish
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_02_c78-067<em>Stove-side Memories</em>&nbsp;album by Joan Elizabeth MorganSoundSound recordings
Audiotape recordings
Music performance
Performing arts
Autoharp music
Psaltery
Music business
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a_s1576_02_c79-044Radio programs by Jim ColemanSoundSingers
Musicians
Radio programs
Radio stations
Music performance
Singing
Old time music
Country music
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a_s1576_02_c79-069Genuine Florida Ole Time Music performanceSoundSound recordings
Music performance
Old time music
Folk singers
Guitar music
Country music
Singing
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_02_c79-070Recordings of old phonographic albums by Jim ColemanSoundSound recordings
Music performance
Old time music
Country music
Audiotape recordings
Bluegrass music
Singing
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_02_c79-075Mt. Zion Holiness Temple Choir singing for the American Folklore SocietySoundAfrican Americans
Music performance
Gospel (Black)
Choir singing
Choirs (music)
Religious music
Singing
Prayers
Sermons
Religious songs
Singers
Preachers
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a_s1576_03_c79-074Compilation for the American Folklore SocietySoundAfrican Americans
Music performance
Gospel (Black)
Blues (Music)
Guitar music
Singing
Diddly bow
Musicians
Guitarist
Blues singers
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a_s1576_03_c79-084Copy of Clifford Buckosh phonographic recordingSoundSound recordings
Music business
Singing
Singers
Music performance
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a_s1576_03_c79-085Florida Sands: Stories and songs by Will McLeanSoundMusic performance
Folk singers
Singing
Guitar music
Tales
Oral narratives
Storytelling
Composers
Florida history
Local history
Singers
Guitarist
Composer
Storytellers
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a_s1576_03_c80-006Moses Williams playing the diddly bowSoundMusic performance
Fieldwork
African Americans
Guitar music
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Diddly bow
String instruments
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Gospel (Black)
Musicians
Singers
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