Jim Brock discussing flutes at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237207
Date
1990-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as the emcee. Brock was from Bunnell, and made flutes out of wood.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-2

Wood flutes carved by Bill Cooey - Milton, Florida

123442
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91580

James Brock displaying his bamboo flutes at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

123557
Date
1992
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS921034

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

Jim Brock discusses flute making at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237225
Date
1990-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Cooley served as the emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-19

Jacksonville Chapter of the American Recorder Society audition tape

237697
Date
1979
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
A recording sent into the Florida Folklife Program by the Jacksonville Chapter of the American Recorder Society as an audition tape for the 1979 Florida Folk Festival.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C79-90

Children's Day at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

236507
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheets with 36 black and white images (plus negatives).
Type
Still Image

Charanga group Illusion 60 performing in Miami

235148
Date
1985-08-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel tapes. (Copied onto C86-114/115) Recording of a six-piece charanga band, Illusion 60, performing at Club Bosque, a Miami supper club. Charanga refers to a type of Cuban music, and the band that plays it. Light, lush, accessible, dominated by flutes and strings; often used to cover ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-72
Item ID
T86-73
Item ID
C86-114*
Item ID
C86-115*

Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 2 of 5)

241206
Date
05/26/1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-47

Raw footage of the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Video 3 of 5)

241207
Date
05/25/1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-48

Merriweather performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237058
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee. Merriweather was a four-piece band including hammer dulcimer, guitar, flute, and mandolin. Members included Peter Martin (others not identified.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-5

Folklife Genre: Native American

273970
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Florida is home to several Native American tribes, including the Seminoles and Miccosukees. Music is an essential element in many Native American ceremonies performed for hunting, harvesting, the changing of the seasons, and for other purposes. Songs typically combine vocals with a combination of dr...
Type
interactive resource

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

240219
Date
2000-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-14

Voices of the Ancestors at Highlands Elementary School

236308
Date
1988-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixteen color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social stu...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S94-236 - S94-251

Member of Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn tunes his conga drum by heating the head - Miami, Florida

110987
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5172

Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn - Miami, Florida

110864
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5040

Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn performing - Miami, Florida

110867
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5043

Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn performing - Miami, Florida

110986
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5171

Drummer for Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn performs with group - Miami, Florida

110993
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5178

Drummer for Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn performs with group - Miami, Florida

110994
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5179

Haitian Rara band Konbo Guinyn performing - Miami, Florida

110995
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA5180

Sunday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

240101
Date
1999-05-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D99-20

Wood carvings by Bill Cooey

236027
Date
1987-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Bill Cooey, who has a mix of Scottish and Yuchi Indian ancestry, grew up in the panhandle where he learned pocketknife carving from his mother, a descendant of Yuchi Indians. His nephew Dale Cooey started learning the craft with the Apprenticeship program in 1988. For more on B...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-570 - S91-581

Wind That Shakes the Barley performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237059
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee. Wind That Shakes the Barley began as a group in 1980 by founding members Bob DeMarco and Kathie Aargard (fiddle). Bill Dudley (guitar) and Peter Martin (dulcimer) were the other two members. They played Irish, Scottish, Celtic, and English songs. ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-6

Merriweather at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237239
Date
1990-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Murray served as the emcee. The group consisted of Bill Paine on guitar, and Peter Martin on flute.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T90-36

Folklife Genre: Greek

273964
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
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

Sunday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 1)

240096
Date
1999-05-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). The first half of the tape consists of Saturday night performances.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D99-15

Sunday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

240228
Date
2000-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Milner served as the emcee. Heart Beat filled in for the scheduled Hot Flash; and Binion filled in for the scheduled Pacetti. Tortorelli played a bamboo flute, and Franco played the celtic harp.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-23

Suwannee Soiree at the Florida Folk Arts Conference

239183
Date
1978-01-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. A concert and dance hosted by the Florida Folklife Program at the American Legion Center in Lake City as part of the Florida Folk Arts Conference that included folklorists and historians from the Library of Congress (LOC), Smithsonian Institute (SI), University of Flor...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T78-311
Item ID
T78-312
Item ID
T78-313

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