Closing performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival

236463
Date
1985-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with 22 black and white images (plus negatives); and 20 color prints.
Type
Still Image

Folk singer Don Grooms performing at the 8th Annual American Indian Days (1987)

236373
Date
1987-11-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color print. Grooms, born in Waynesville, North Caroline to a Applachian/Cherokee family, was an associate professor of telecommunications at the University of Florida (1962-1993). He was also news director for WUFT-TV. He was better known, however, for his songwriting and folk festival perform...
Type
Still Image

Don Grooms performing at the 1977 Florida Folk Festival

234802
Date
1977-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Images of singer-songwriter Grooms with Will McLean on harmonica and Tim DeMas on upright bass. Grooms, born in Waynesville, North Caroline to a Applachian/Cherokee family, was an associate professor of telecommunications at the University of Florida (1962-1993). He was ...
Type
Still Image

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)

238200
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 20 minutes). Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with fiddler Seaman performing with Piccalo (guitar) and Graham (stand-up bass). Followed by Jaya Radhakrishnan performing a traditional song of India (cuts off before it ends). Audio recording...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-40

Interview with musical instrument maker Dick Wagner

235250
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. Wagner discusses his Georgia origins; his education at UNF; learning instrument making from his father as a child; repairing instruments; playing the cello and various other stringed instruments; bass, fiddle, banjo, guitar; knife making; toy making; making guitars, banjoes, v...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-178
Item ID
C86-179

Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues Band

235325
Date
1988-08-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty color slides. Images of the Red Tam Blues Band making a demo recording at a Jacksonville studio. The band consisted of Red Tam (aka Tony McQueen)(lead guitar, leader); Mike Gallen (keyboard); Kenny Holt (bass); and Kenny Johnson (drums). For an interview with Red Tam (McQueen), see S 1618, Bo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-208 - S91-227

Interview with blues musician/singer Red Tam (Tony McQueen)

235316
Date
1988-08-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. McQueen, also known as Red Tam, was leader of the Jacksonville-based Red Tam Blues Band. His father, also called Red Tam, was a popular local blues player (he died two years before this interview.) McQueen discusses his birth in Miami and living in various Florida towns; his ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 10

Practice session by the Red Tam Blues Band

235317
Date
1988-08-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of a practice session by the Red Tam Blues Band, performing classic blues songs and original songs. Also includes two songs by Red Tam Sr. recorded from a 45 rpm record. The band consisted of Red Tam (aka Tony McQueen; lead guitar, leader); Mike Gallen (keyboard); Kenn...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 11

Demo recording by the Red Tam Blues Band

235318
Date
1988-08-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Demo recording of a session by the Red Tam Blues Band performing classic blues songs and original songs. Also includes two songs written by Red Tam Sr. Recorded in a Jacksonville professional recording studio (not recorded by folkorist Hansen). The band consisted of Red Tam (aka...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 12

Performance by Heart H Ranch Boys

241351
Date
01/05/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 69

The Cross Family Singers promotional photograph

234554
Date
1978
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Publicity photograph of the Cross Family Singers, of Brunswick, Georgia. They performed at the 1978 Florida Folk Festival. The group consisted of: Dub Cross -- lead singer, mandolin (father); Liz Cross -- guitar, lead and tenor singer (mother); Brenda Cross -- bass guitar...
Type
Still Image

The Back Porch Boys promotional photograph

234499
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. A promotional photograph for the bluegrass band Back Porch Boys, consisting of Frank Bacon (guitar), Ken Crawford (mandolin), Michael Goodman (fiddle), and Bob Kane (bass guitar). Folder contains biographical information.
Type
Still Image

Folklife Genre: Blues

273956
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
The blues has enjoyed a rich and varied tradition in Florida. Folklorists, such as Zora Neale Hurston, Alan Lomax and Stetson Kennedy, documented Florida blues music from the late 1920s through the early 1940s. Blues musicians received widespread attention during the 1960s blues and folk music reviv...
Type
interactive resource

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

Friday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 7)

241619
Date
05/26/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-7

Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 17)

241687
Date
05/28/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-75

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

241509
Date
2003-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One compact disc. Martin and Gauss served as emcee. Based out of Burbank, California, Higgins was a Tarpon Springs native best known for his 1982 hit, Key Largo. He originally left St. Petersburg Junior College to play drums for the Tommy Roe band. He later moved to Atlanta to record the album Just...
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-21

Kenny Holt playing bass - Jacksonville, Florida

123286
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91220

Paul Butterfield records La Fuerza del Norte performing - Homestead, Florida

112048
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6270

Bunch Bass and Tom Herndon instructing students how to play the bass and guitar - Jasper, Florida

120686
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821166

Bunch Bass and Tom Herndon instructing students how to play the bass and guitar - Jasper, Florida

120687
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821167

Bunch Bass and Tom Herndon instructing students how to play the bass and guitar - Jasper, Florida

120688
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821168

Bunch Bass and Tom Herndon instructing students how to play the bass and guitar - Jasper, Florida

120689
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821169

Bunch Bass and Tom Herndon instructing students how to play the bass and guitar - Jasper, Florida

120690
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821170

Red Tam, Kenny Johnson, Kenny Holt, and Mike Gallen playing blues music - Jacksonville, Florida

123282
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91208

Performers playing salsa music - Jacksonville, Florida

123928
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS9437

Paul Butterfield records La Fuerza del Norte performing - Homestead, Florida

112049
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6271

La Fuerza del Norte performing - Homestead, Florida

112050
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6272

La Fuerza del Norte performs in front of a house - Homestead, Florida

112051
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6273

La Fuerza del Norte performing - Homestead, Florida

112052
Date
1995
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA6274

Narrow Your Results

Collection

Florida Photographic Collection
[X]
Florida Folklife Collection
[X]

Tip: If you would like to do a search for one term but exclude another term, you can separate those terms with the uppercase word NOT. Your search results will exclude any catalog record containing the term that follows NOT.

Example: bird NOT ostrich
fish NOT mullet