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Keywords: "Jaya Radhakrishnan OR Radhakrishnan Jaya" (All words)
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Folklife Genre: Indian & South Asian

Folklife Genre: Indian & South Asian

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Our Indian and South Asian category includes music from the Indian sub-continent east to Myanmar. Common instruments from this region include the sitar, lute, hammered dulcimers, pungi (reed flutes), drums, gongs, and bells. Floridian performers from this genre include Nila and Jaya Radhakrishnan.
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Folklife People:  Jaya Radhakrishnan

Folklife People: Jaya Radhakrishnan

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Jaya Radhakrishnan performs traditional Indian music. Indian folk and classical music comes in many forms. Some songs may tell epic tales, while others may express poetry about love, religion, or nature with corresponding dances; additional forms may feature lengthy instrumental improvisations. The songs Jaya Radhakrishnan performs are primarily in the Carnatic style and span many centuries. Accompanied by the drone of her harmonium and percussion from her son, Jaya Radhakrishnan shared a rich repertoire of Indian folk songs with audiences at the Florida Folk Festival.
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1989-05
Description
Four video recordings. (3/4" tape) Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival, including the apprenticeship tent, performance son the main stage, park rangers, and festival crowds. For more details, see individual video descriptions in this database. Video FV-42 is a VHS copy of all four of the original 3/4" tapes.
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4)

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One video recording. (3/4" tape; 20 minutes). Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with Jaya Radhakrishnan and her daughter Nila demonstrating traditional dances of India on the main stage. That is followed by Dixon performing two cowboy songs , also on the main stage. The video concludes with footage of the bell tower, the Stephen Foster Museum, and the crowds. Audio recording of Jaya and Nila can be found on reels T85-111 and T85-112; and Dixon can be found on reel T85-112.
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)

Date
1989-05-27
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 20 minutes). Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with fiddler Seaman performing with Piccalo (guitar) and Graham (stand-up bass). Followed by Jaya Radhakrishnan performing a traditional song of India (cuts off before it ends). Audio recordings of these performances can be found on T85-111 and T85-112.
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Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 11 of 15)

Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 11 of 15)

Date
1984-05-25
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape).
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Del Suggs performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Del Suggs performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1987-05-24
Description
One reel to reel recording. Strickland served as emcee. Nila Radhakrishnan and her mother demonstrated East Indian dancing after Sugg's performance.
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East Indian dancers and Swampgrass performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

East Indian dancers and Swampgrass performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recording. Crider served as the emcee. Nila and Jaya demonstrated East Indian music and dance. Swampgrass played bluegrass music.
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Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1982-05-28
Description
One reel to reel recording.
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Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)

Date
1983-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recordings. Boltin served as emcee. Nila and her mother Jaya Radhakrishnan were from Dade City.
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flg_indianFolklife Genre: Indian & South Asianinteractive resourceSitar and tabla music
Lute music
Dulcimer music
Woodwind instruments
Gong music
Bell music
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flp_radhakrishnanFolklife People: Jaya Radhakrishnaninteractive resourceIndian Music, World Music/fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/folklife_people.png
Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk FestivalRaw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk FestivalMoving ImageSingers
Musicians
Artisans
Guitarist
Needleworkers
Fishers
Dancers
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Video recording
Singing
Craft
Demonstrations
Indian arts
Indian dance
Fiddle music
Old time music
Cowboys
Country music
Guitar music
String instruments
Songs, Irish
Lace bobbins
Lace and lace making
Park Ranger
Apprentices
Fiddlers
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4)Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 4) Moving ImageDancers
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Video recording
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Country music
Cowboys
Guitarists
Guitar music
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Indian dance
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Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)Moving ImageMusicians
Guitarist
Singers
Festivals
Video recording
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Music performance
Performing arts
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddles
Fiddling
Guitarists
String instruments
Guitar
Bass guitars
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Fiddlers
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Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 11 of 15)Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 11 of 15)Moving ImagePerformers
Guitarist
Fiddlers
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Guitar music
Singing
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Shoe shiners
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Folk singers
Singers
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a_s1576_t87-122bDel Suggs performing at the 1987 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundSingers
Musicians
Guitarist
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Guitar music
Folk singers
Singing
Indian dance
Dance music
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a_s1576_t92-088East Indian dancers and Swampgrass performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)SoundBands (Music)
Musical groups
Dancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Music performance
Performing arts
Bluegrass music
String instruments
Old time music
Stringband music
String bands
Indian arts
Indian dance
Bluegrass musicians
Musicians
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a_s1576_t83-017Friday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bluegrass music
Stringband music
Old time music
Fiddle music
Fiddling
Piano music
Indian arts
Indian dance
Singers
Musicians
Pianists
Dancers
Bluegrass musicians
Fiddlers
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a_s1576_t83-170Friday performances at the 1983 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 17)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Dance music
Indian arts
Indian Americans
African Americans
Prayer
Piano music
Dancers
Musicians
Singers
Pianists
Bands (Music)
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