Saturday evening performances at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

Date: May 27, 1978

Source: S1576 , T80-15

Type: Sound

Download: MP3

Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

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Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Paynes Prairie (Don Grooms & Will McLean w/Marty Schuman and Tim DeMass)
  • Orange Blossom Special
  • Hold Back the Waters
  • Sweet Sunny South (Dale & Linda Bittner)
  • Grassy Carp
  • Grandfathers Clock
  • Appalachicola Doing Time
  • Natural Cycles
  • Muleskinner Blues
  • Sadie Brown (Gamble Rogers)
  • De Kalb County Sheriff story (Gamble Rogers)

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  • One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Grooms and McLean were from Gainesville. More from Groom's set can be found on T80-14. Crider and Bittner sang environmental songs. Rogers was from St. Augustine. More of his set can be found on T80-16.

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