473 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Musical groups"
Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Date
1981-02-13
Description
Seven reel to reels. Recordings of the folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area include Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson/Gavin) and the Polka Sweethearts.
Collection
Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

Date
1981-08-31
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Culled from informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area, demonstrations include pysanky egg decoration, Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson), wood carving (fishing lures by Woodward and Jones), and polka music by the Polka Sweethearts.
Collection
Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1989-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Also copied onto C91-1). Walker served as emcee. The band consisted of Gordon Scott (mandolin/harmonica); Mary Cox (banjo, bass); and Wayne Martin (fiddle).
Collection
Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1989-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Williams served as emcee. From Tallahassee. Group consists of Gordon Scott (mandolin), Roy West (guitar), Mary Cox (bass), Nick Leslie (banjo), and Wayne Martin (fiddle).
Collection
Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1991-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Paine served as emcee. The Ramblers were Gordon Scott (guitar); Mary Cox (bass); and Cindy Brophy (fiddle) They were from Tallahassee.
Collection
Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1993-05-29
Description
Sixty-six black and white images. the Bill Monroe performing at the Florida Folk Festival. Monroe, a mandolin player, was known as the creator of bluegrass style of music. Performing here with his band, the Bluegrass Boys (from which the musical genre's name is derived) Monroe was often referred to as the Father of Bluegrass. For more images of Monroe at the Festival, see S 1577, Box 37. For audio of Monroe performing, see tapes D93-11 and D93-12 in S 1576.
Collection
Bluegrass Fiddlers Festival

Bluegrass Fiddlers Festival

Date
1978-03-10
Description
One color slide.
Collection
Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Date
1991-09-22
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-four black and white images (plus negatives.) Thin Ice was from Live Oak; and the Big Bend Ramblers were based in Tallahassee. The Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert series were held between September and February each year from 1991 through 1993 in the amphitheater at the Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center (Stephen Foster Center). Each concert showcased a different mucial style: gospel, bluegrass, Florida folk, and Irish music among others. The series was arranged and promoted by the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert

Date
1991-09-22
Description
Thirty-four color slides. Thin Ice was from Live Oak; and the Big Bend Ramblers were based in Tallahassee. The Sunday Folk Music in the Park concert series were held between September and February each year from 1991 through 1993 in the amphitheater at the Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center (Stephen Foster Center). Each concert showcased a different mucial style: gospel, bluegrass, Florida folk, and Irish music among others. The series was arranged and promoted by the Florida Folklife Program.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t81-027Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairSoundFestivals
Fairs
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklife
Boat drivers
Occupational folklore
African Americans
Public speaking
Polka music
Oral narratives
Polka
Performing arts
Music performance
Boat driver
Folklorists
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Tour guides (Persons)
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Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairBig Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State FairStill ImageFestivals
Fairs
Demonstrations
Craft
Folklife
Boat drivers
Occupational folklore
African Americans
Teaching of folklore
Egg decoration
Eggs
Polka
Fishing Equipment and supplies
Fishing lures
Wood carving
Music performance
Wood carvers
Musical groups
Artisans
Boat driver
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t89-142Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundSingers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Musical groups
Bluegrass music
Bluegrass musicians
Old time music
Stringband music
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a_s1576_t89-002Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundSingers
Musical groups
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Bluegrass music
Bluegrass musicians
Old time music
String bands
Stringband music
Bands (Music)
Musicians
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a_s1576_t91-043Big Bend Ramblers performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundSingers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Bluegrass music
Musicians
Singing
Old time music
Stringband music
String instruments
String bands
Bluegrass musicians
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a_s1576_t92-036aBig Bend Ramblers performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)SoundMusical groups
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Performances
Bluegrass music
Music performance
Stringband music
String instruments
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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Bill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalBill Monroe performing at the 1993 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Bluegrass music
Musical instruments
Mandolins
Mandolin music
String instruments
Stringband music
Performers
Country music
Musical groups
Bluegrass musicians
Singers
Musicians
Entertainers
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Bluegrass Fiddlers FestivalBluegrass Fiddlers FestivalStill ImageMusical groups
Festivals
String instruments
String bands
Fiddles
Fiddling
Bands (Music)
Music performance
Performing arts
Fiddlers
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Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertBluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertStill ImageSingers
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Community concerts
String bands
String instruments
Musical ensembles
Performers
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Guitarists
Guitar
Bluegrass music
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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Bluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertBluegrass music at the 1991 Sunday Folk Music in the Park concertStill ImageSingers
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Community concerts
String bands
String instruments
Musical ensembles
Performers
Fiddlers
Fiddles
Guitarists
Guitar
Bluegrass music
Bands (Music)
Bluegrass musicians
Musical groups
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