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Interview with and music performance by harmonica player Samuel Young

Interview with and music performance by harmonica player Samuel Young

Date
1985-09-14
Description
One reel to reel (also copied onto audio cassette: C86-55). Interview with harmonica player Young. Includes Young playing his harmonica. 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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Interview with jazz and blues saxophone player John Boller

Interview with jazz and blues saxophone player John Boller

Date
1981-12-01
Description
Boller talks about his background and his knowledge of the jazz and blues music tradition in Pensacola; his start as a musician; jam sessions at the Savoy club in Pensacola; the Royal Club in Pensacola; playing a variety of musical styles in his band; the first jazz piece he played, "Long, Long Ago," and his favorite jazz pieces; making a living as a professional musician; having Hal Andrews as a high school teacher; and his father's interest in music. Copied onto audiocassette C83-49.
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Wood carvings by Bill Cooey

Wood carvings by Bill Cooey

Date
1987-09
Description
Twelve color slides. Bill Cooey, who has a mix of Scottish and Yuchi Indian ancestry, grew up in the panhandle where he learned pocketknife carving from his mother, a descendant of Yuchi Indians. His nephew Dale Cooey started learning the craft with the Apprenticeship program in 1988. For more on Bill Cooey, see S 1644, box 3, folder 1. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Fragos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on those areas previously overlooked by FFP staff. The research focused on identifying folk artists and locating appropriate exhibit objects.
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Frank Mitchell and his shoeshine rag at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Frank Mitchell and his shoeshine rag at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1984-05-25
Description
Four color slides. Mitchell of Lake City performing his shoe shine rag at the festival's main stage. Bobby Hicks is playing the harmonica.
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Jim Brock discussing flutes at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Jim Brock discussing flutes at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as the emcee. Brock was from Bunnell, and made flutes out of wood.
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Mariachi Jalisco practicing

Mariachi Jalisco practicing

Date
1986-09-04
Description
Five color slides. Images are of a Mexican American mariachi band practicing in Francisco Rodriques' house. Mariachi bands, which began in the Mexican state of Jalisco, were often employed to play at special events. Full bands include trumpets, violins, and guitars. Recording of performance found on T86-76 and C86-120 in S 1576. 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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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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Palm Beach Pipes and Drums practice session

Palm Beach Pipes and Drums practice session

Date
1986-10-08
Description
Three color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. 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, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_t86-011Interview with and music performance by harmonica player Samuel YoungSoundFieldwork
Harmonica music
Harmonicas
Wind instruments
African Americans
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Music performance
Musical instruments
Sound recordings
Blues (Music)
Blues singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-151Interview with jazz and blues saxophone player John BollerSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Personal experience narratives
Saxophone music (Jazz)
Blues (Music)
Jazz music
Music business
Nightclubs
Music performance
Music industry
Saxophone music
Wind instruments
Horn music
Musicians
Saxophonists
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Wood carvings by Bill CooeyWood carvings by Bill CooeyStill ImageFieldwork
Wood carving
Wood craft
Figurines
Decorative arts
Woodwork
Material culture
Flutes
Wind instruments
Cypress
Carvers (Decorative artists)
Wood carvers
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Frank Mitchell and his shoeshine rag at the 1984 Florida Folk FestivalFrank Mitchell and his shoeshine rag at the 1984 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Performing arts
Harmonicas
Wind instruments
Harmonica music
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Performers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_t90-002Jim Brock discussing flutes at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Flutes
Pipe (Musical instrument)
Pipe music
Flute music
Wind instruments
Flute players
Musicians
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Mariachi Jalisco practicingMariachi Jalisco practicingStill ImageMusical ensembles
Latinos
Mexican Americans
Music performance
Guitarists
Guitar
String instruments
Performing arts
Horns (instruments)
Wind instruments
Trumpets
Musical instruments
Mariachi
Mariachi music
Ethnicity, Mexico
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Musicians
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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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Palm Beach Pipes and Drums practice sessionPalm Beach Pipes and Drums practice sessionStill ImageMusicians
Fieldwork
Wind instruments
Musical ensembles
Drum music
Pipe music
Pipe (Musical instrument)
Drummers (Musicians)
Drums
Music rehearsals
Bands (Music)
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