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Keywords: "Troy Demps" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "1"
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Field recordings in the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando

Field recordings in the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando

Date
1993-04-24
Description
Three DAT tapes. Digital audio tapes (DAT) generated by fieldwork undertaken to document the folklife of the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando, Florida. Results of the fieldwork were incorporated into the "Folklife Of Central Florida" folklife theme area at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival. The tapes feature African-American hymn lining and blues, folk tales, and children's games. Images of the project can be found in folder 1.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Bucuvalas served as the emcee. Banks and Demps demonstrated hymn lining. The Johnsons were Lisa Johnson (piano, keyboard), John Johnson (guitar, mandolin), Martin Johnson (fiddle), and Vgo. From Gainesville, they played Klezmer music. Romeo and the Boys played Trinidadian music. The included Ragbir, Mahesh Roopharine, Chris Jai Karan, Joe Ramanan, Robert Ragbit, Barry Jai Karan, and Shivanan Ramanan. They were participants in the Folklife Apprenticeship program. Apo and Lavoi played Hawaiian music, including playing the poi balls.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Bucuvalas served as the emcee. Banks and Demps demonstrated hymn lining. Yao and Edge played the zheng, the Chinese zither. They were all participants in the Folklife Apprenticeship Program. The Roddenberry Family sang sacred harp (shape note) songs.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

Date
2000-05-26
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Between 6:00 and 7:00, the Florida Folklife Program, with folklorist Bucuvalas, presented the 1999 participants in the Florida Folk Arts Apprenticeship program. For more information, see the web page: http://www.flheritage.com/preservation/folklife/apprenticeship/index.cfm. Banks apprenticed under hymn liner Demps; Ragbir taught several apprentices apprenticed Indo-Trinidadian music; and Edge apprenticed under Chinese zheng player Yao. Then Williams took over as emcee. Jackson played guitar.
Collection
Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)

Date
2004-05-28
Description
One compact disc. Demps, Spaulidng and Robinson perform a hymn lining workshop, including a history of Amazing Grace. The last three tracks are of an unidentified string band, apparently with an accompanying clogging group.

 

 

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Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)

Date
2004-05-28
Description
One compact disc. A hymn lining workshop, led by Troy Demps (of Live Oak) with Splading and Robinson. Folklorist Stone introduced the singers. Hymn lining, which began in the 1700s, involves the leader signing a line, and the congregation repeats it.
Collection
Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1996-05-24
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Troy Demps, of Orlando, gives background of African American hymn lining.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 4)

Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 4)

Date
2003-05-24
Description
One compact disc. The two award winners for 2003 were hymn liner Troy Demps (appearing with apprentices Frank Spalding and Eddie Banks) and hula dancer Kauii-healani Mahikoa Brandt. State folklorist Tina Bucuvalis announced the awards. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary of State confers Florida Folk Heritage Awards annually. The awards are given to outstanding folk artists and folk culture advocates who have made long-standing contributions to the folk cultural resources of the state. Established in 1985, the program parallels the National Heritage Fellowships.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 1)

Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 1)

Date
2000-05-28
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Sims served as the emcee.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

Date
2001-05-27
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Demps demonstrated hymn lining. Hymn lining, which began in the 1700s, involves the leader signing a line, and the congregation repeats it.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1711_01_tape01Field recordings in the Callahan neighborhood of OrlandoSoundFieldwork
African Americans
Sound recordings
Community culture
Neighborhoods
Urban life
Blues (Music)
Guitar music
Hymns
Tales
Storytelling
Religious music
Religious songs
Hymn lining
Storytellers
Blues singers
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a_s1576_84_d00-029Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Bands (Music)
Klezmer music
Drum music
Trinidadians
Drum performance
Music, Hawaii
African Americans
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Hymn lining
Singers
Musicians
Drummers (Musicians)
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a_s1576_84_d00-030Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance and Dance Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
A capella singers
A capella singing
Zheng
Zither music
Apprentices
Music, Hawaii
African Americans
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Musical tradition, sacred
Shape note singing
Arts, Chinese
Chinese Americans
Hymn lining
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_84_d00-006Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Guitar music
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
A capella singers
A capella singing
Gospel songs
African Americans
Trinidadians
Arts, Chinese
Chinese Americans
Zheng
Singers
Musicians
Guitarist
Folklorists
Apprentices
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a_s2034_02_cd04-091Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Singing
A capella singers
Workshops (Adult education)
Spiritual music
Spirituals (Songs)
Hymn lining
Hymns
A capella singing
Religious songs
Musical tradition, African diaspora
African Americans
Stringband music
Old time music
Singers
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a_s2034_02_cd04-085Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 5)SoundSingers
Folklorists
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
African Americans
Workshops (Adult education)
Hymns
Religious music
Religious songs
Spirituals (Songs)
Spiritual music
Hymn lining
A capella singers
A capella singing
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a_s1576_64_c96-095Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
African Americans
Singing
Hymns
Gospel (Black)
Gospel music
Religious songs
A capella singers
A capella singing
Hymn lining
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a_s2034_04_cd03-011Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Hymn lining
Hymns
African Americans
Musical tradition, sacred
Awards
Dance Hawaii
Hula (Dance)
Dancers
Folklorists
Singers
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a_s1576_84_d00-020Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 1)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Yodeling
Religious music
Gospel music
Gospel songs
Religious songs
Singers
Musicians
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a_s1576_88_d01-017Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Gospel music
Old time music
Gospel songs
Gospel (Black)
African Americans
Religious music
A capella singers
A capella singing
Hymn lining
Singers
Musicians
Bands (Music)
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