Drums made by Henry Ohumukini - Celebration, Florida.

118752
Date
2002
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS02823

Jay Starka playing steel drums at the 1970 Florida Folk Festival

234659
Date
1970-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Starka was from Sarasota.
Type
Still Image

Bert Reyes and the Trinidadian Steel Band carrying steel drums - Miami, Florida

110803
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA4978

Kenny Johnson playing drums - Jacksonville, Florida

123285
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91217

Boy playing drums at Pompey's Temple Church of God Through Christ - Hastings, Florida

121836
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851985

Old hoop net's resting on oil drums - Palatka, Florida

121902
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS852400

Creek Indian ceremonial drum

234395
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-354

African-Cuban bembe drumming

236940
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print.
Type
Still Image

Palm Beach Pipes and Drums practice session

236667
Date
1986-10-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio tapes. 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 ...
Type
Sound

Palm Beach Pipes and Drums practice session

236668
Date
1986-10-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three color slides. 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 a...
Type
Still Image

Palm Beach Pipes and Drums performing at Key Biscayne Scottish Games- Key Biscayne, Florida

108018
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA208113

Miguel Lanzo with a bomba drums and plena - Orlando, Florida.

119280
Date
2003
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS63318

Miguel Lanzo with a bomba drums and plena - Orlando, Florida.

119281
Date
2003
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS6332

Creek Indian drum

120842
Date
198-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS821850

Buddy Chavez playing conga drums at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

106649
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA13314

Danny Acosta playing conga drums at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

106650
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA13319

Palm Beach Pipes and Drums marching in St. Patrick's Day parade - Lake Worth, Florida

109166
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA3217

Harold Pelote playing calypso music on drums at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

106644
Date
1991
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA133111

Members from Rasta Samba Gynin playing conga drums during Jamaican Independence Day festival - Miami, Florida

106369
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1179

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 6)

239906
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Eddie Osborne (Miami, FL), African-American drummaker is interviewed by Laurie Sommers. He discusses his background and the history of African-American instruments from the drums and banjo to rattles. He displays his instruments and talks about the materials used to ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-76

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

239911
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Jamaican musician Ricky Richards, interviewed by Brent Tozzer, describes Niabingi sacred singing - part of Rastafarianism and similar to reggae only different from secular reggae. He explains the origins of the music and performs two pieces with drums.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-81

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 5-6)

239725
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassette tapes. Tozzer served as emcee. C96-65: Val Serrante discusses Trinidad, drumming and steel drumming with Steve Stuempfle (folklorist from S. Florida). He explains various types of drums and how to get the tones used. He discusses the range of his playing abilities; how drums a...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-65
Item ID
C96-66

Southwest Florida Folklife Area at the 1988 Florida Folk Festival

233818
Date
1988-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Includes images of a steel drum band performing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S89-667 - S89-686

Folklife Genre: Indian & South Asian

273966
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Our Indian and South Asian category includes music from the Indian sub-continent east to Myanmar. Common instruments from this region include the sitar, lute, hammered dulcimers, pungi (reed flutes), drums, gongs, and bells. Floridian performers from this genre include Nila and Jaya Radhakrishnan.
Type
interactive resource

The Voices of the Ancestors performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

236047
Date
1991-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S92-797 - S92-803

Recordings of the Magnum Band at the Miami Community Center

239131
Date
1981-08-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Difficult to hear- recording too soft. Pasquet discusses music-playing in his family; the style of music Magnum Band plays; the structure and types of different music; Yonbroul, a Haitian dance; typical Haitian instruments; members of the band; Cubans and Salsa music; playing drum...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-79

Folklife Genre: Folk

273962
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Comprising the largest category of music in the collection, folk is a mixture of traditional and revival folk music. Florida is proud of its folk music heritage, as well as native troubadours like Gamble Rogers, Will McLean, and Frank and Ann Thomas.
Type
interactive resource

Folklife Genre: Arabic

273954
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Arabic music hails from the predominantly Islamic Arabs of the Middle East and North Africa. Its primary instruments include the lute (called the "oud"), flute, tambourine, drums, and the finger cymbals. Rick and Mark Bateh, Joe Zeytoonian, and the Golden Star Arabic Band are examples of Floridian a...
Type
interactive resource

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