56 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Steel guitars"
Recordings of gospel musician Willie Eason

Recordings of gospel musician Willie Eason

Date
1950
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recordings of Eason's music. One tape is Just a Closer Walk With Thee, and the second is recordings made in 1995 of his old 78 records. A popular gospel musician in the St. Petersburg area. He influenced most gospel steel guitarists. He won the 1995 Florida Folk Heritage Award.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Paine served as emcee. The Celestial Railroad consisted of Lo Gordon (banjo), Mary Gordon (guitar), Matt Gardner (bass), and Tim Gardner (fiddle). Steel guitarist McCormick lived in Defuniak Springs. Street vendor-guitarist Walton was from St. Petersburg. Accordionist Gianaros lived in Tarpon Springs. Walton, McCormick and Gianaros were all 1994 Florida Folk Heritage Award Winners. Paine played between sets, first on mandolin with guitarist Dave Dowling; then with Dia Browning (fiddle), Schmidt (banjo), and Peter Martin (dulcimer). Fiddler Baldwin played with Dave Massey (guitar), Marrietta Massey (banjo), Dwight Devane (fiddle), David Borland (guitar), and Bill martin (fiddle/banjo). Their performances continued on D94-27.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Williams served as emcee. Fiddler Baldwin played with Dave Massey (guitar), Marrietta Massey (banjo), Dwight Devane (fiddle), David Borland (guitar), and Bill martin (fiddle/banjo). Their performances continued from D94-26. Dana & Bob Kogut played bluegrass music, and were from Oviedo. Irish fiddler Kelly lived in Miami. Blues singer-guitarist Book Binder lived in Polk City.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1997-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Suggs served as emcee. The Tallahassee Boys Choir sang "A Man's Best Friend" for FSU football coach Bobby Bowden.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1998-05-23
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Festival on Saturdays (the stages varied from year to year). The winners were allowed to perform on the Main Stage that evening.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1998-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1998-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One audio cassette tape. Jim Bob Tinsley and his wife Dottie discuss their personal history and other aspects of his life as a collector, writer and performer of cowboy songs. He gives a description of his books and tells stories about various people such as Bone Mizell, Smily Burnett, Gene Autry, Rex Allen, Frog Millhouse (told by Dottie), the man who wrote "Home, Home on the Range", Snuff Garrett and Coco and The Sons of the Pioneers. He also performs several cowboy songs. Steel guiatrist Roberts joins the Tinsleys on some of the songs.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kayton Roberts, steel guitar player, discusses his personal history and tells stories about his family and guitar, Chubby Wise and Hank Snow, Bob Bullware and Jerry Byrd. He compares steel guitar and pedal steel guitar and gives a demonstration of sounds possible on the steel guitar.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1603_05_02_tape01Recordings of gospel musician Willie EasonSoundSingers
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Gospel musicians
Steel guitars
Religious music
Gospel music
Sound recordings
Musicians
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a_s1576_43_d94-026Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Dance music
Accordion music
Steel guitars
Guitar music
African Americans
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
Fiddle music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
Street vendors
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a_s1576_43_d94-027Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
String bands
Stringband music
Old time music
Steel guitars
Accordion music
Arts, Greek
Greek Americans
African Americans
Selling
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Street vendors
Accordionists
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_77_d97-033Saturday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Stringband music
Old time music
String bands
Bluegrass music
Steel guitars
African Americans
Gospel musicians
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Cabinet officers
Florida. Dept. of State (1995-1999 : Mortham)
Secretaries of State (State governments)
Singers
Musicians
Fiddlers
Guitarist
Public officer
Secretary of State
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_78_d98-045Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)SoundMusicians
Guitarist
Pianists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Contests
Competitions
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Old time music
Steel guitars
African Americans
Workshops (Adult education)
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Guitar music
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_72_c98-100Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Steel guitars
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious songs
African Americans
Religious music
Musicians
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a_s1576_72_c98-101Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 3)SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Steel guitars
Fiddle music
Country music
Musicians
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a_s1576_75_c99-076Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)SoundStorytellers
Singers
Guitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Storytelling
Music performance
Singing
Cowboys
Country music
Steel guitars
Guitar music
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a_s1576_75_c99-077Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)SoundStorytellers
Singers
Guitarist
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Personal experience narratives
Storytelling
Music performance
Singing
Cowboys
Country music
Steel guitars
Guitar music
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a_s1576_78_d99-009Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Pianists
Dancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Fiddle music
Piano music
Old time music
Guitar music
Cowboy poetry
Country music
Stepdancing
Dance music
Arts, Scottish
Steel guitars
Bands (Music)
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