Hymns of the Month

241355
Date
196-?
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00260
Hymns

Easter service at Epiphany of Our Lord Ukrainian Church

239031
Date
1985-03-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Ukrainian Church hymns recorded inside the Church; hymns are not interpreted.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-8
Hymns

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

240327
Date
2000-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps and Eddie Banks discuss African-American hymn lining and perform hymns in that tradition. Ray Carroll, Sammy Snell and Cindy Fortune discuss the history of swamp buggies; how they were built and used; how they are built today and how they are raced.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-87
discuss African-American hymn

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

240440
Date
2001-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Eddie Banks and Frank Spaulding discuss African-American hymn-lining, how hymns were used as prayers and in services in the past.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-74
African-American hymn

Shape Note singing workshop at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival

234279
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Images of the Shaped Note singing workshop, led by Robert Dixon and Mary Marshall, at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Shaped Note singing was an a capella style of church music that utilized shapes to represent notes (fa-so-la-mi) for untrained and even illiterate church members. ...
Type
Still Image
Florida Folklife Program

Interview with hymn liner Troy Demps

241333
Date
12/01/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 56
, learning hymns, his childhood

Sacred Harp singing at the Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

235839
Date
1979-08-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty-one color slides. Slides S79-141, 145-149, 153, 154, 159,169, 173, 177, 182,187-189, 192-195, 200-202,211-212, 214-217, 219 are missing.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S79-104 - S79-223
Folklife In-State

May Frances Marshall performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

298414
Date
2007-11-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Tina Bucuvalas serves as emcee. Marshall (vocals) is accompanied by Johnson (keyboard).
Type
sound
Item ID
CD07-25
Folk Festival Folklife Stage

Folklife Genre: Gospel

273963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sacred music is performed in a variety of social contexts ranging from informal, unaccompanied singing, spirited church meetings and gospel concerts by professional artists. Like its secular counterparts such as jazz, blues and other popular forms, this music often combines African and European infl...
Type
interactive resource
/collections/folklife/genres/?id=gospel

Sunday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 12)

241611
Date
05/25/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-120
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 11)

241155
Date
05/28/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-91
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 1)

240415
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Koontz served s emcee. Tony Demps, Frank Spaulding and Eddie Banks discuss and perform African-American hymn lining. They focus particularly on the history of hymn-lining in the African-American community, its role during slavery and in obtaining freedom.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-46
and perform African-American hymn

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

239752
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Troy Demps, of Orlando, gives background of African American hymn lining.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-95
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Sunday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 4)

241049
Date
05/26/2002
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD02-73
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1969 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239282
Date
1969-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The first half of the reel consists of the morning program (see separate entry for description).
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-211
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

240445
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Frank Spaulding and Eddie Banks continue from C01-78 discussing African-American hymn-lining. The performance is concluded on C01-80.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-79
-78 discussing African-American hymn

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 12-13)

240464
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps, Eddie Banks and Frank Spaulding discuss African-American hymn-lining, its history and their personal background as well as giving a demonstration. See C01-74, C01-79 and C01-80 for a sampling of songs they perform.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-99
Item ID
C01-100
African-American hymn

Sunday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 1)

241704
Date
05/28/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-94
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 16)

239735
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Troy Demps (introduced by Brent Tozzer and interviewed by Laurie Sommers) discusses African-American hymnlining or "call and response" singing. He gives a history of early life in Live Oak and speaks of hymnlining as dying out in African culture.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-76
Florida Folklife Program

"Prayer Time" radio show at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church

320509
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Reverend Graham sermonizes in between gospel hymns. Hazel Gross led the choir with assistance from Minnie Fields, "Sister" Shavers, and Columbus Smith. This cassette is the third tape of copies made from the collection of Reverend Robert Brown of Jacksonville by the Florida Folklife Program of the ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 4
02) [unidentified hymn]

"Prayer Time" radio show at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church

320508
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Lorenzo Conway serves as emcee. Reverend Graham sermonizes in between gospel hymns. Hazel Gross, assisted by Priscilla Smith and Matthew McCoy, arranged the music. This cassette is the second tape of copies made by the Florida Folklife Program of "Prayer Time" from the collection of Reverend Robert ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 3
01) [unidentified hymn]

Video recording of the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Video 15 of 15)

240893
Date
05/25/1984 - 05/27/1984
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V84-15
Florida Folklife Program

Sunday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Reel 6)

238189
Date
1985-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Folklorist Bulger served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-189
Hymns

Sunday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 1)

238344
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as an emcee. The band was from Jacksonville.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-41
Hymns

Sunday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 4)

238347
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Copeland played guitar and James the piano while McClain sang.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-44
Hymns

Sunday performances at the 1984 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage) (Reel 5)

238348
Date
1984-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. The Junkanoos were from Key West.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T84-45
Hymns

1986 Florida Folk Festival (10 of 17)

238615
Date
1982-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes.
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-10
Hymns

Highlights of the Callahan Folk Arts Project

236197
Date
1993-04-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Culled from fieldwork undertaken to document the folklife of the Callahan neighborhood of Orlando, Florida. Images of the performers can be found in folder 1. For full recordings, see the three DAT (Digital Audio Tapes) in folder 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 4
the folklife of the Callahan

"Prayer Time" radio show at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church

320510
Date
1957
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Lorenzo Conway serves as emcee. Reverend Graham sermonizes in between gospel hymns. Hazel Gross led the choir and was assisted by Marilyn Cheevers and Matthew McCoy. This cassette is the fourth tape of copies made from the collection of Reverend Robert Brown of Jacksonville by the Florida Folklife P...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 5
Florida Folklife Program

Sunday morning performances at the 1966 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239372
Date
1966-05-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-169
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/Collections/folklife

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