29 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Zither"
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Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
1994-05-28
Description
One audio cassette. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. This session was begun on C94-54. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision). Yao played the Chinese zither -- the zheng. The Zheng is a Chinese zither, dating back to the third century BC. Yao was born in Shanghai to a musical family. In 1990 she moved to Florida, and worked with the Florida Folklife Program's apprenticeship program. Her performance concludes on C94-56.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

Date
1981-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Older was from Lake Hamilton, and listed in the program as an Adirondack minstrel. Dahm was from Tampa. Lazonby was from Hawthorne. The band, No Commercial Appeal, was from Gainesville. Hilliard was from Seabreeze.
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Bill Dillon performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Bill Dillon performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1987-05-22
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dudley served as emcee (and joined in on guitar on some of the songs)
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Bill Dillon performing at the festival at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Bill Dillon performing at the festival at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1988-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Lynn Wadley and Jan Milner performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Lynn Wadley and Jan Milner performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1988-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Wadley played guitar, and Milner played the chorded zither.
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Bill Dillon playing the autoharp at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Bill Dillon playing the autoharp at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1988-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Collection
Autoharp Workshop performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Autoharp Workshop performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1988-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hoovler served as emcee. Each player describved how they learned to play the autoharp (chorded zither), their distinctive styles, and then played several song selections.
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Jan Milner performing with the autoharp at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Jan Milner performing with the autoharp at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1989-05-26
Description
One reel to reel recording. Milner served as emcee. Milner was filling in for Jesus and Henry Rodriguez, who were a no-show for the time slot.
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The Makley Family performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

The Makley Family performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

Date
1989-05-28
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Fitchen served as emcee.
Collection
Ray and Cheryl Belanger at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Ray and Cheryl Belanger at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1990-05-25
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as the emcee. The Belangers were from Tampa. ay played guitar, and Cheryl played auotharp (chorded zither).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_33_c94-055Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
A capella singers
A capella singing
Oral narratives
Tales
Shape note singing
Musical tradition, sacred
Personal experience narratives
Religious songs
Life histories
Singing
Chinese Americans
Arts, Chinese
Asian Americans
Zheng
Zither
String instruments
Storytellers
Shape note singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_t81-042Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Old time music
Country music
Zither
Zither music
Minstrel shows
English songs
Sea songs
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t87-095Bill Dillon performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Old time music
Singing
Autoharp music
Zither
Singers
Musicians
Harpists
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a_s1576_t88-021bBill Dillon performing at the festival at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundSingers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Autoharp music
Old time music
Zither
Musicians
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a_s1576_t88-039bLynn Wadley and Jan Milner performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundSingers
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
African Americans
Singing
Guitar music
Autoharp music
Zither
Musicians
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a_s1576_t88-102Bill Dillon playing the autoharp at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundSingers
Harpists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Autoharp music
Old time music
Zither
Bluegrass music
Musicians
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a_s1576_t88-140Autoharp Workshop performing at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Autoharp
Autoharp music
Zither
Workshops (Adult education)
Old time music
Musicians
Singers
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a_s1576_t89-011Jan Milner performing with the autoharp at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Autoharp
Autoharp music
Old time music
Zither
Musicians
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a_s1576_t89-128bThe Makley Family performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)SoundSingers
Musicians
Musical groups
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Yodeling
Zither
Singing
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a_s1576_t90-003Ray and Cheryl Belanger at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundGuitarist
Harpists
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Guitarists
Autoharp
Autoharp music
String instruments
Old time music
Zither
Musicians
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