Latin American folk trio

235151
Date
1985-09-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-118.) A newly formed trio when recorded (a little over two weeks), the trio consisted of Franco Manolo, Hilda Gonzalez, and Nelson Zuleto. Two are Columbian (Manolo and Gonzales) and the other is Venezuelan (Zuleto). They all play various instruments, and focus on Latin America folk music. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms. <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-76
Item ID
C86-118*
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 9)

239769
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lilian Arce and Grupo Folklorico continue from C96-111 with the merengue. They also perform a Chilean dance, &quot;La Cueca&quot;, and the Mexican Hat Dance (&quot;Jarabe Tapatio&quot;). Arce talks about the group and solicits audience participation in dancing - they learn a Colombian dance. Johnny Conga (Miami, FL) discusses percussion and Hispanic folklore along with his personal history and the history of the conga drum.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-112
Colombian American

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 10)

239770
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Johnny Conga continues from C96-112 with his personal history. He then discusses various rhythms associated with conga drumming such as comparsa (Cuba), plena (Puerto Rico), bomba (Puerto Rico), rumba (Cuba), abaqua (Afro-Cuban), agogo and samba (Brazil). He also discusses the &quot;Mongo&quot; style of playing, the calabash and Carnival. He plays a Mambo. The Rondalla Filipino String Band gives a history and explanation of the band and the instrument, banduria.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-113
Colombian American

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 3)

239701
Date
1995-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-47
Colombian American

Interview with Colombian lace maker Olga Hamblett

236643
Date
1986-08-20
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. She discusses tatting (lace making) and string games. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Type
Sound
Colombian Americans

Interview with Colombian lace maker Olga Hamblett

236644
Date
1986-11-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. She discusses tatting (lace making) and string games. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Type
Sound
Colombian Americans

Recording of Bea Hernandez cooking Colombian foods at Meadow Park Elementary School

236842
Date
1986-12-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Demonstration for Mrs. Thomas fourth grade class. Hernandez's son Jose was in this class. She fried green bananas (platanos). The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Type
Sound
Colombian Americans

Monday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

234085
Date
1955-05-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded. Amirudin, Mudjito, and Hendratomo were Indonesian students at the University of Florida. Jorolau was Filipino American.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-25
Colombian Americans

Manolo Franco playing the Venezuelan harp - Miami, Florida

111529
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5750
Folklife collection

Manolo Franco playing the Venezuelan harp - Miami, Florida

111530
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5751
Folklife Collection

Hilda Gonzalez singing - Miami, Florida

111531
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5752
Folklife collection

Maria Marulanda making parchment cards at the Traditions Festival - Miami, Florida

111663
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5885
Colombian Americans

Maria Marulanda making parchment cards at the Traditions Festival - Miami, Florida

111664
Date
1986
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5886
Colombian Americans

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