327 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Geographic Term is exactly "Dade County (Fla.)"
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Valley A. Hill interview

Valley A. Hill interview

Date
1978-03-23
Description
One audio cassette. Hill, 85 years old at the time of the interview, discusses making cotton and nylon fishing nets; the different ways of casting and spreading a net; methods of catching different types of fish; tells a story about catching a shark; talks about his family's background; and describes the 1926 hurricane that hit Miami.
Collection
Genuine Florida Ole Time Music performance

Genuine Florida Ole Time Music performance

Date
Description
One audio cassette. Recordings of a concert in Dade City (date unknown) by Coleman, who was also a performer.
Collection
Recording of the Compas Creole radio show

Recording of the Compas Creole radio show

Date
1981
Description
One audio cassette. Much of the recording is in French Creole and Spanish.
Collection
Hallan Daphnis interview

Hallan Daphnis interview

Date
1981-08-17
Description
One audio cassette. Daphnis, a radio announcer for the Compas Creole radio show, discusses why he immigrated to the United States; his education in the U.S.; his work with the H.A.C.A.D., Haitian American Community Association of Dade; the Little Havana neighborhood; traditional celebrations; Haitian folk music; the similarities between Little Haiti in Miami and Haiti itself; trends in Haitian immigration to the U.S.; negative stories put out by the media about Haitians, especially regarding voodoo; the arts and Haitian artists; local Haitian restaurants in Little Haiti, etc. Copied from T81-80, though the reel is missing
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Carlos Salazarte and Carlos Oliva interview

Carlos Salazarte and Carlos Oliva interview

Date
1981-08-17
Description
Salazarte and Oliva talk about their family histories and how they came to immigrate to the U.S. and Miami; their experiences as musicians and Latin music promoters; Little Havana; and Latin American celebrations and customs. Oliva discusses his experience with his band, Los Sobrinos del Juez (The Judge’s Nephews), and his musical directorship of the Miami Sound Machine. Copied from T81-82 & T81-83.
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Eddie Johnson interview

Eddie Johnson interview

Date
1984-01-27
Description
Johnson, a quartet singer, describes his early childhood and his family's move from Georgia to Florida in 1927; early jobs; early involvement with gospel singing through church; remembers such groups as the Bright Star Jubilee Singers, Stars of Harmony, and Sons of Daniel; singing with the Spiritual Harmonizers; the Florida Nightingales; his family; work as a manager of singing groups; radio program in Coral Gables; Henry Stone, who recorded his group, the Suwannee Quintet.
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Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

Date
1986-03-22
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums.
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Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

Date
1986-03-23
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, guitar; Gabriel Mateo, trumpet; José Areano, guitarón; Hector Varel, trumpet; Pablo Martinez, vihuela. The Billy Rolle Jazz Band consisted of: Billy Rolle, alto and tenor sax; Noel Cruz, electric piano; Robert Cooper, string bass; Al Greers, drums. The bata drummers consisted of: Rinaldo Pena, drum; Arturo Pena, drum; Cerresta Quinzano, drum; Ernesto Pichardo, vocals. Bronsztein played the clarinet, while Bracha joined him on electric piano.
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Recording of Fiesta Guajira on WQBA radio station

Recording of Fiesta Guajira on WQBA radio station

Date
1985-09-01
Description
One audio cassette. (NOTE--the tape may not play. Has some damage.) The Cuban-American musical group Fiesta Guajira performs traditional punto cubano on a Miami radio show, "La Cubanisma"; with various features including sung décimas, greetings to relatives in Cuba read over the air, call-in sections and décima contests. The group consists of: Ricardo Capote (vocal), Martica (vocal), Agapito Gonzalez (vocal), Miguel Ramirez (vocal), Berto Acebedo (laud), Teodoro Moya (guitar). For images, see S 1667, box 1, folder 12. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 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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Public workshop on Florida Folk Festival policy (Miami)

Public workshop on Florida Folk Festival policy (Miami)

Date
1982-10-31
Description
Three audio cassettes. Recording of a public meeting held at the Florida International University to discuss the new Florida Folk Festival policies. In April 1982, the Department of State (DOS) and its Florida Folklife Program (FFP) sent out notice that the policies were changing. The result was a highly charged meeting between the FFP, the Florida Folklife Council, and the many folk artists. (See C83-90 and C83-91 in S 1576, box 10.) That fall, once the policy was completed, the FFP and the DOS offered several public meetings across the state. Includes discussion of the policy as well as input from various attendees as to the future of the festival. In addition to Miami, meetings were held in Tampa and White Springs.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1576_02_c78-045Valley A. Hill interviewSoundInterviews
Field recordings
Occupational folklore
Hurricanes
Fishing nets
Net making
Oral narratives
Net mending
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a_s1576_02_c79-069Genuine Florida Ole Time Music performanceSoundSound recordings
Music performance
Old time music
Folk singers
Guitar music
Country music
Singing
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_05_c81-036Recording of the Compas Creole radio showSoundDisc jockeys
Fieldwork
Radio announcing
Radio programs
Radio stations
Arts, Haitian
Haitian Americans
Radio broadcasters
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a_s1576_06_c81-051aHallan Daphnis interviewSoundField recordings
Haitian Americans
Emigration and immigration
Arts, Haitian
Radio broadcasters
Radio announcing
Interviews
Latinos
Life histories
Oral histories
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a_s1576_06_c81-053Carlos Salazarte and Carlos Oliva interviewSoundField recordings
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Emigration and immigration
Music business
Family history
Oral histories
Interviews
Latinos
Life histories
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a_s1576_12_c84-006Eddie Johnson interviewSoundField recordings
Life histories
Interviews
Oral narratives
African Americans
Gospel music
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a_s1576_17_c86-001Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_17_c86-007Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)SoundFieldwork
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Performances
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Concerts
Klezmer music
Arts, Venezuelan
Harp music
Jazz music
Mariachi music
Arts, Haitian
Drum music
Arts, Irish
Storytelling
Fiddle music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Jí­baro (Puerto Rican identity)
Clarinet music
Singers
Musicians
Jazz musicians
Storytellers
Bands (Music)
Musical groups
Fiddlers
Shoe shiners
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a_s1576_22_c86-165Recording of Fiesta Guajira on WQBA radio stationSoundMusicians
Music performance
Spanish language
Fieldwork
Singing
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Radio programs
Radio stations
Decimas
Decimas, Cuban American (Spanish)
Latinos
Music Latin America
Bands (Music)
Radio broadcasters
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a_s1576_38_tape27Public workshop on Florida Folk Festival policy (Miami)SoundPublic officer
Meetings
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Public officers
Public officials
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Public service employment
Folklore
Folklorists
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