Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 9)

Date: May 1970

Source: S1576 , T77-221

Type: Sound

Download: MP3

Download: MP3

Download: MP3

Download: MP3

Event Name

Collector or Fieldworker

Tradition Bearer

Genre or Occupation

Title of Work

  • Sing Hallelujah (Muller)
  • Old Time Religion (Hall)
  • The Lonesome Valley
  • Old Folks at Home (Way Down Upon the Suwannee River) (Mitchell)
  • In the Garden (Stephens)
  • Will the Circle Be Unbroken (LeFevres)
  • I Will Fly Away
  • I Saw the Light (Suwannee Valley Boys)
  • Go Home
  • There is a Home Up in the Sky
  • Nine Blessings of Mary (Dixon)
  • Blwoing in the Wind (incomplete) (Birdwood College)
  • Its Different Now (Trinity Trio)
  • Until You Have Known
  • Gospel Train (Couriers Three)
  • Everytime I Feel the Spirit
  • Oh Happy Day
  • I am Bound for the Promised Land
  • Unidentified song (Conners, Sparkman, Flowers, & Moody)
  • No Letter For a Soldier
  • Me I Have No One at All
  • These Mournful Songs
  • Esa Ani (Bob & Evelyn Beers)
  • Spanish Waltz
  • Rivers of Time
  • She is Like a Swallow
  • The Swallow
  • Semantov Mazaltov (Jacksonville Jewish Center Chorus)
  • Stage Announcements (Morton)
  • Romamoo
  • Jerusalem of Gold
  • Those Were the Days
  • Two Frenh folk songs (Malkine)
  • Happy Birthday to Evelyn Beers
  • Old Folks at Home (shoeshine rag version) (Mitchell w/Heaps-Nelson on harmonica)
  • Unidentified song (Esther Beadnell)
  • I Can Hear My Savior (Tom & Esther Beadnell)
  • Polly Perkins of Abington Green (Abraham)
  • The Blizzard
  • Troubles in My Way (Antioch Junior Chorus)
  • I Have Got a Feeling

Place Name

Corporate or Conference Name


  • One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Muller was from New Smyrna Beach. Hall lived in Sarasota. Mitchell was a shoe shiner who created a tune through his rag. Stephens was a fiddler from Panama City. The Lefevres lived in Knoxville, Tennessee. The Beers family, from Petersburg New York, also directed the Fox Hollow Folk Festival. Al Marton led the Jacksonville Jewish Center Chorus.


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