Ann Yao playing the Chinese zither (zheng)

237175
Date
1993-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet and 5 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Chinese zither player Ann Yao

237189
Date
1993-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three color slides. Slides are dark.
Type
Still Image

Fu-Yung Chang making rice figurines at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

236005
Date
1986-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Making rice dough figurines at the Crafts Demonstration area.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-47 - S86-53

Fu-Yung Chang showing his rice dough sculptures- Jacksonville, Florida

123404
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91488

Fu-Yung Chang showing his rice dough sculpture- Jacksonville, Florida

123405
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91490

Fu-Yung Chang showing his rice dough sculpture- Jacksonville, Florida

123406
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91495

Unidentified dancing Chinese woman - Saint Petersburg, Florida

123978
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS95354

Yi Chang Poon, Chinese calligrapher and painter from Miami, at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival.

319070
Date
1998
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS96097

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

240070
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-44

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

240186
Date
1999-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Splendid China Acrobats discuss the history of Chinese acrobats. They give a flexibility demonstration and demonstrate the "Chinese Yo-Yo". They engage the audience in participation. Al, from the group, talks about Splendid China. They give a kicking demonstra...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-79

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

240323
Date
2000-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Yao, at the time a performer for the Chinese exhibit at the Epcot Center and Julia Edge perform o the zheng (Chinese zither.) Li Wai discusses the zheng, its tradition and history and how it is made and tuned. She also takes questions from the audience.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-83

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

240460
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Julia Edge, 10-year old Chinese zheng player who has performed with Yo Yo Ma, discusses her history of playing, the nature of the instrument including the pentatonic scale on which it is constructed and Cantonese music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-95

Ann Yao playing the Chinese zither at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237007
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Yao lived in Kissimmee, Florida. She played a mix of Chinese classical pieces, and Chinese folk songs.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-62
Item ID
T92-63

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

240059
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-33

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

240436
Date
2001-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Julia Leryon continues her performance on the zheng. Stuart Pacetti and apprentice Darrell Colee discuss fishnet making and shrimping and give a netcasting demonstration; continued on C01-71.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-70

Ann Yao playing a zheng at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

236948
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Ernie Williams served as emcee. The Zheng is a Chinese zither, dating back to the third century BC. Yao was born in Shanghai to a musical family. In 1990 she moved to Florida, and worked with the Florida Folklife Program's apprenticeship program. <br /> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-7

Hung-Wah Poon, of Miami, displaying his hand-carved Chinese chops at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival.

319352
Date
1998
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS96103

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Concert Stage) (Tape 2)

239645
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Walker served as emcee. The Neighborhood Blues Band, of Orlando, featured John Ellis, Reggie Scott, Billy Rat Stevens, and Odell Maxwell. Yao played the zheng Chinese zither). She was born in China, and lived in Orlando. The Tap Crackers were based out of Osceola County...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-39

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

240054
Date
1998-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-26

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

240057
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-31

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

240058
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Ragbir performed Indo-Trinidadian drumming.<br />
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-32

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

240065
Date
1998-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-39

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

240066
Date
1998-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-40

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

240076
Date
1998-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-50

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

240077
Date
1998-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-51

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

240078
Date
1998-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-52

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)

239594
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. This session was begun on C94-54. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision). Yao played the Chinese zither -- the zheng. The Zheng is a Chinese zither, dating...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-55

Folklife area demonstrators and performers at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival

237153
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two proof sheets with sixty black and white images (plus negatives). Each year, the Florida Folklife Program invites demonstrators and folk arts to showcase Florida folklife. In 1994, these demonstrators included musicians such as sacred harp singer Albritton, Chinese zheng player Yao, choir from Mt...
Type
Still Image

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