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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Rites and ceremonies"
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Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1998-05-22
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
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Golden Star Arabic Band performance for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Golden Star Arabic Band performance for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1985-05-19
Description
One audio cassette. Performance by an Arabic band performing at a wedding reception at the Ramallah-American Club. Songs are in Arabic. Group members: Fahed Iwais (lead singer); Samier Kandah (oud/lute); Sandy Bateh (tabli/drum); Maged ount (tambourine); and George Bateh (violin). Images of the band can be found in S 1577, v. 36, S86-1786 - S86-1885; of Iwais in v. 36, slides S86-1789 - S86-1804. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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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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Jan Rosenberg presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Jan Rosenberg presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Date
1989-07-27
Description
Folklorist Rosenberg discusses Jewish folklife; including the religion; temples; religious rites, practices, and art; Jewish stories, jokes, and life rituals; world, US, and Florida Jews; food; gender and Judaism; misconceptions of folklife; researching Jewish folklife; and Jewish Americans in the South. Recorded at the Jacksonville Museum of Science and History. Funded by the Florida Endowment of the humanities, the seminar series featured presentations by Bureau of Florida Folklife Programs staff and area specialists discussing the study of folk culture; folk traditions in Florida; women's occupational culture and lore; and the folk culture and lore of Hispanic, Jewish, and African-American women, including customs, beliefs, family and social relations, folk tales and jokes, and musical traditions and styles.
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Mother's Day Serenatas radio broadcast

Mother's Day Serenatas radio broadcast

Date
1995-05-14
Description
Two audio cassettes. (Copied from a DAT tape -- FX95-5-3 -- which is not found in the collection.) This is a field recording of a radio broadcast (Radio Continental 1430AM) that began at 6am. it consisted of Mother's Day serenades, an long-term Mexican tradition that usually invovled musicians performing below a mother's window. Tomas Granado re-established the practice in the Homestead area. The station was owned by Amando and Alfredo Gallegos. La Fuerza del Norte consisted of Granado, David Avalos, Guadalupe Rivera, and Berto Espinoza. Los Errentes de Chua Nuevo Leon consisted of Alberto Espinoza, Juan Rivera, Leonal Pedraza, and Alberto Espinoza. 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.
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Recording of a quinceanera

Recording of a quinceanera

Date
1996-07-07
Description
Three DAT tapes. (#21 was a dupe of #20). This is a recording of Xochitl Moreno's quinceanara (a celebration of young woman's 15th birthday). She was the daughter of Tirso and Blanca Moreno. Music performers included a flutist, a mariachi performer, violinist, and a singer. Grupo Elegancia performed during the reception. 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.
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Recordings of the Mexican Independence Day celebrations (El Grito) at Benito Juarez Park

Recordings of the Mexican Independence Day celebrations (El Grito) at Benito Juarez Park

Date
1985-09-15
Description
Three reel to reel tapes (also on C86-121, C86-122 and C86-123) Recordings of music performances at the El Grito, the performance kick-off for Mexican Independence Day. Familia Mora Arriaga plays ranchera and mariachi music. Quinto Poder plays cumbias, polkas, and corridos. While the event celebrated actually occurred on 16 September 1810, most Mexican American communties begin observations on the 15 September with an El Grito -- a celebration featuring parades, music, and dancing. The Metro-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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Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Williams served as emcee. Blues singer-guitarist Book Binder lived in Polk City. Guitarist Baker lived in Morganton, North Carolina, was National Heritage Fellow and a pioneer of the Piedmont Blues style of playing. Folklorist and FFP director Loomis announced the 1994 Florida Folk Heritage Ward winners: street vendor-guitarist Walton, steel guitarist McCormick, Seminole storyteller Jumper, and gospel singer-promoter Hollis. (For photos of the ceremony, see S 1664, box 4, folders 30 & 31.) Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships.

 

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Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Bucuvalis served as emcee. Kolker was the daughter of Fromm.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 8)

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 8)

Date
2003-05-25
Description
One compact disc. Davis served as emcee.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_78_d98-039Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)SoundMusicians
Dancers
Fiddlers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Tongan Americans
Kava ceremony
Rites and ceremonies
Folk dance
Dance music
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Indian dance
Arts, Chinese
Chinese Americans
Arts, Asian
Asian American arts
Arts, Irish
Irish Americans
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Songs, Irish
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a_s1576_22_c86-168aGolden Star Arabic Band performance for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Performing arts
Music performance
Wedding ceremonies
Rites and ceremonies
Social gatherings
Arab Americans
Ethnicity, Arabic
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
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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_s1712_01_tape08bJan Rosenberg presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminarSoundJewish Americans
Religious identity
Rites and ceremonies
Judaism
Women in Judaism
Oral histories
Holidays
Religious rituals
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a_s2029_01_tape04Mother's Day Serenatas radio broadcastSoundFieldwork
Music performance
Radio programs
Radio stations
Radio broadcasters
Holidays
Calendar rites
Singing
Arts, Mexican
Folk music Mexico
Mexican Americans
Music Latin America
Latinos
Mothers Day
Mothers Day Songs and music
Songs
Serenades
Rites and ceremonies
NorteƱo music
Serenatas
Spanish language
Musicians
Bands (Music)
Singers
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a_s2029_01_tape20Recording of a quinceaneraSoundMusicians
Flute players
Singers
Guitarist
Pianists
Fieldwork
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Latinos
Performing arts
Music performance
Rites of passage
Rites and ceremonies
Birthday rites
Flute music
Guitar music
Piano music
Quinceanera (Social custom)
Mariachi music
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t86-079Recordings of the Mexican Independence Day celebrations (El Grito) at Benito Juarez ParkSoundCommunity culture
Rites and ceremonies
Holidays and festivals
Performers
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Mexican
Mexican Americans
Mariachi
Ethnicity, Mexico
Folk music Mexico
Polka music
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Musicians
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a_s1576_43_d94-028Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Awards
Greek Americans
African Americans
Rites and ceremonies
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Guitar music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Street vendors
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
Folklorists
Storytellers
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a_s2034_04_cd03-112Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Arts, Jewish
Personal experience narratives
Oral narratives
Workshops (Adult education)
Jewish Americans
Bar mitzvah
Religious rites
Rites of passage
Rites and ceremonies
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a_s2034_04_cd03-116Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 8)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Rites and ceremonies
Rites of passage
Latinos
Puerto Ricans
Calendar rites
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