Recording of the Salsa Express at the Latin Fiesta Nightclub

239128
Date
1981-08-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. (Copied onto C81-37 through C81-38.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-66
Item ID
T81-67
Item ID
T81-68

Interview with Cuban immigrant Aleida Martinez-Garrido

239115
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Interveiw with a Cuban immigrant about the Cuban American community in Miami. Topics include: Reasons for immigration; life in Cuba; Communism; Fidel Castro (and jokes/anti-Castro movements), bolita; Santeria; quince; acculturation of Cuban Americans; the Mariel boat lift on 1980....
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-46

Interview with an unidentified santero and Cuban immigrant Cookqui Hernandez

239113
Date
1980-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four reel to reels. Santeria is a New World version of the African-based Yoruba religion that was combined with elements of Catholicism. Bulger interviews an unnamed Santero, a priest within the Santeria religion. They discuss the origins of the religions, various rituals and beliefs, botanicas, h...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-38
Item ID
T80-39
Item ID
T80-40
Item ID
T80-41

Interview with Cuban cigar maker Raphael Martinez

239114
Date
1980-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. The interview is in Spanish, with Hernandez translating. Reel T80-43 has the original interview in Spanish. Reel T80-42 has an English translation. Reel T80-43b is a duplicate of T80-43. Martinez discusses emigrating from Cuba to Florida in 1962; making cigars; cigar factories ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-42
Item ID
T80-43

Interviews with members of the Salsa Express

239129
Date
1986-08-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. T81-73: Morrison and Menendez, members of the band Salsa Express, discuss the ethnic makeup of their band (a mixture of Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Anglo American); the types of Salsa music they play; the structure of Salsa music; jazz influences in Salsa music; instruments they us...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-73
Item ID
T81-74
Item ID
T81-75

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