Friday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 5)

240536
Date
05/24/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D91-5

Folklife People: Jean Ritchie

296316
Date
2015
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Appalachian balladeer and folklorist Jean Ritchie possessed a high lonesome sound ornamented with trills and quivers in the “good old way” of her Kentucky forbearers. A member of one of the great Cumberland Mountain ballad-singing families, she was able to learn hundreds of Appalachian ballads a...
Type
interactive resource

Self-recording of Sam Eskin: Music, Songs, Ballads

239212
Date
1963-07-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. (Duplicated on T77-267B) A self-made recording by Eskin; sent to Thelma Boltin, then director of the Florida Folk Festival. Eskin, born to Russian-Jewish parents in Washington, D.C. in 1898, was a self-educated folklorist who collected and published songs from across the world. Dur...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-267

Mollye Wilcox performance at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

320466
Date
1957-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
First part of one audiotape recording. Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. Wilcox performs the Gold Rush-era American ballad "Sweet Betsy from Pike" while accompanying herself on piano. She was from Jacksonville, Fla.
Type
sound
Item ID
T77-60a

Interview with and music performance by Kerry Wadron

239038
Date
1987-04-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Kerry Waldron discusses his musical background and interests, placing particular emphasis on ballads he learned from his grandmother and clogging. The interview particularly highlights the passing-down of folk practices through several generations. Followed by a performance b...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-19
Item ID
C87-20

Ruth Neal performance at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

320469
Date
1957-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fourth part of one audiotape recording. Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. Neal (vocals, guitar) was from Gainesville, Fla.
Type
sound
Item ID
T77-60d

Jacob & Winnifred Moon performance at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

320470
Date
1957-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixth part of one audiotape recording. Thelma Boltin serves as emcee. Jacob Moon (vocals) and Winnifred Moon (vocals, guitar) were from Gainesville, Fla.
Type
sound
Item ID
T77-60f

Saturday afternoon performances at the Azalea Garden Stage at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Garden Stage) (Tape 4)

239199
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Williams served as emcee. On side A is an Anglo-American Ballad Workshop coordinated by Fitchen. The performers describe ballads as they perform and answer questions from the audience. The workshop began on C91-15. The Big Bend Ramblers played bluegrass music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C91-16

Saturday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 8)

240991
Date
05/25/2002
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD02-15

Performances at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239286
Date
1970-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Caney Forkers were from Cookeville, Tennessee. Malkine played the lute, and sang French folk singers. Starker lived in Sarasota. The Antioch Junior Choir sang gospel songs, and were from Manning, SC. <p>&nbsp;</p>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-215

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 1)

238130
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Owen served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that originated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Figgen introduced the brothers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-109

Singer Louise Sanders program at the 1983 seminar on folklife for teachers

238279
Date
1983-07-19
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. For more on this conference, see audio cassettes C83-73 thorugh C83-79 in box 14, S 1576; and slides S83-2868 - S83-2894 in V. 23 in S 1577.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-227
Item ID
T83-228

Friday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 2)

241578
Date
05/23/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-87

Sunday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Stage) (Tape 9)

239886
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-56

Sunday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Stage) (Tape 10)

239887
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-57

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

240250
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. he Makley Family of Jacksonville, FL (consisting of Elroyce Makley, Lucinda Maynard, Bettina Makley, Ruthanne Mason and Emily Mason) perform folk ballads and yodeling on autoharp and guitar.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-6

The Lee Kelly and the Kelly Klanat the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

236946
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Traditional folk music, including Irish ballads.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-5

Saturday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 6)

241541
Date
05/24/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-50

Elzie Shiver performance

235048
Date
1986-12-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of Shiver (guitar, vocals) performing country music by Hank Williams, the Carter Family, and Eddy Arnold at his Eastpoint home. Originally from Quincy, Florida, he and his wife, Delcie Faircloth Shiver, both worked in the oyster industry.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 20

Monday morning performances at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 1)

239553
Date
1976-09-06
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Little information is available for this recording. The first half of the reel consists of Sunday afternoon performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-259

Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

239621
Date
1994-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C94-94/95) Congdon, and then Dinella, served as the emcee. Kelley Klan (lee Kelly, Doug Lower and George Robinson) were from Palatka. Vgo (aka Phillip terry) sang ballads of "death dying and murder". The Lazonbys were folk singers from Melrose. Milner and G...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-16

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 2)

238131
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Owen served as emcee. Owen served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that roiginated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. The Shotgun Bluegrass Band consisted of Ronnie Kierce (bass), Gary Wilkins (banjo), Ricki King (mandolin), Platt Drew (guitar), and Nil...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-110

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 3)

238132
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Owens served as emcee. The Shotgun Bluegrass band consisted of Ronnie Kierce (bass), Gary Wilkins (banjo), Ricki King (mandolin), Platt Drew (guitar), and Nile Hord (fiddle). Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that originated in Mexico in the mid...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-111

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 3)

238137
Date
1985-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Figgen served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that originated in Mexico in the mid-1800s.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-116

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)

238138
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Figgen served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that originated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Thompson was a blues singer-guitarist from Hastings, Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-117

Saturday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 6)

238140
Date
1985-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. The band consisted of Ronnie Kierce (bass), Gary Wilkins (banjo), Ricki King (mandolin), Platt Drew (guitar), and Nile Hord (fiddle). Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that roiginated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Figgen introduced the brothers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-119

Sunday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

238936
Date
1981-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-51

Saturday afternoon performances at the Azalea Garden Stage at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Garden Stage) (Tape 3)

239198
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Williams served as emcee. On side B is an Anglo-American Ballad Workshop coordinated by Fitchen. The performers describe ballads as they perform and answer questions from the audience. The workshop is continued on C91-16. Performing with Mangum was Terry Campbell(bass...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C91-15

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239238
Date
1977-09-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. (The second half of the reel consists of the Saturday evening performances. See that description for listing of rest of reel.) Kloiber and Gerard, both from Lake City, began performing while at Florida State University together. The Kellys were fr...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-293

Sunday morning performances at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 2)

239547
Date
1976-09-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. At the time, Fitchen was billed as Eugenia Sisinni Jones. <p>&nbsp;</p>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-255

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