John Gianaros: The Best of His Songs

236149
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Pre-recorded tape, donated to the Folklife program by Gianaras, of his songs. A copyrighted, professional tape by Thisco Productions.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C89-30

Florida Folk Heritage Awards ceremony at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival

237158
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twenty-one color slides. The Florida Folk Heritage Awards were given to significant Florida Folk artists and advocates. Recipients are chosen by the Florida Folklife Council, and given out by the Secretary of State's office. In 1994, FHA recipients were Walton, McCormick, Hollis, and Gianaros. The ...
Type
Still Image

Interview with Greek musician John Gianaros

236618
Date
1986-11-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk arts project between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers...
Type
Sound

Interview with Greek musician John Gianaros

236619
Date
1987-04-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassettes. The Florida Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1987 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalis, Steve Frangos, Merri Belland, and Barbara Seitz as preliminary research for a joint folk art between the Florida Folklife Program and the Florida Museum of History. The field researchers focused on...
Type
Sound

Interview with John Gianaros

236143
Date
1989-06-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. A Greek accordion player, Gianaros discusses his life, from his birth at sea in 1905, to emigrating to the US to teaching accordion playing. He originally worked on ocean liners as a mechanic, exposing him to America. Once in the US, he worked as a chef, then music teacher. He ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C89-22

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

239634
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Williams served as emcee. Blues singer-guitarist Book Binder lived in Polk City. Guitarist Baker lived in Morganton, North Carolina, was National Heritage Fellow and a pioneer of the Piedmont Blues style of playing. Folklorist and FFP director Loomis announced the 1994 ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-28

Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 4)

239684
Date
1995-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT). Rozar served as emcee. Steel guitarist Eason, needleworker Horvath, and sfiff boat builder Simmons were awarded the 1995 Florida Folk Heritage Awards. Diddley, Tucker, and Mortham made speeches. Based on recommendations from the Florida Folklife Council, the Secretary o...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-9

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 2)

239633
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Paine served as emcee. The Celestial Railroad consisted of Lo Gordon (banjo), Mary Gordon (guitar), Matt Gardner (bass), and Tim Gardner (fiddle). Steel guitarist McCormick lived in Defuniak Springs. Street vendor-guitarist Walton was from St. Petersburg. Accordionist G...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-26

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