Interview with jazz and blues drummer Clyde Andrews

238252
Date
1981-12-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Andrews, son of musician Harold Andrews and a Pensacola native, discusses his interest in music as a child; the similarities between various styles of music; playing progressive jazz, rock and roll, swing and other music styles; learning to read music; his favorite jazz styles and ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-150

Billy Vaughn performing at the Stephen Foster Memorial

241356
Date
1959?
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
00253

Interview with jazz musician Hal (Fess) Andrews

238865
Date
1981-11-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Poor audio quality in some areas. Interview with Pensacola-based jazz musician Andrews. He discusses learning music; attending Tuskegee Institute; teaching chemistry in Pensacola; varities of jazz music; working with artists like Cab Calloway and Duke Ellington; working for a radi...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-6
Item ID
T82-5

Ida Goodson performing in Pensacola

239122
Date
1980-08-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. <p>&nbsp;</p>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-87

W. C. Baker and his Co-ops at the Tobacco Road

236359
Date
1985-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaica...
Type
Still Image

W.C. Baker and his Dixieland Co-ops performing

236367
Date
1985-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaic...
Type
Still Image

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 17)

240261
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. From Tallahassee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-17

Swing Dance workshop at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237048
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-102

Copies of Pensacola-related music

238743
Date
1920
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. NOTE: Because this is a compilation of copyrighted recordings, no copies can be made of the reels. Most of the songs and performers were not identified. Recorded in 1975 in New Orleans by Lars Edegran in his apartment, and released that year by CSA (CLPS 1015)For a co...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-121
Item ID
T83-123
Item ID
T83-124

Interview with blues singer/pianist Ida Goodson

238863
Date
1981-11-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four reel to reels. Interview with singer and pianist Ida Goodson. Born and raised in Pensacola, she toured and recorded with various blues and jazz bands in the late 1920s and 1930s, and later worked for a lumber company for 35 years, while still playing the nightclubs. She converted to Christianit...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-4
Item ID
T82-3
Item ID
T82-1
Item ID
T82-2

Friday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 19)

240389
Date
2001-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. The band, self-labeled as &quot;eclectic acoustic,&quot; featured Cathy Eivers - vocals/guitar; Eddie Kavetsky - guitar; George Berry - bass; from Lake Helen, FL.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-19

Interview with jazz and blues saxophone player John Boller

238251
Date
1981-12-01
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Boller talks about his background and his knowledge of the jazz and blues music tradition in Pensacola; his start as a musician; jam sessions at the Savoy club in Pensacola; the Royal Club in Pensacola; playing a variety of musical styles in his band; the first jazz piece he played, "Long, Long Ag...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-151

Pensacola songs and music

238270
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Performances of Pensacola music compiled from various sources, and compiled by the Pensacola Historical Museum. Selections are of songs that have Pensacola in their titles, were written by Pensacolians, or were performed by Pensacolians. Selections include: Fletcher Henderson a...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-80

Interview with jazz musician Jimmy Cox

238867
Date
1981-11-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. Interview with Pensacola-based jazz musician Cox, a trombone player. From Texas, Cox learned to play while in high school. He traveled with several bands, and moved to Pensacola in 1935. Cox discusses various musicians (including Count Basie, Benny Moton, and Earl Hines); tourin...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-11
Item ID
T82-9
Item ID
T82-10

Saturday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 7)

238931
Date
1981-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Polka Sweethearts were from Zephyrhills. Goodson was a jazz/blues pianist from Pensacola. Moses Williams was a blues singer who played a diddley bow. Goodson's performance continued on T81-47.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-46

Sunday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

239807
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Crider served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D96-19

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 8)

240213
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-8

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 4)

239904
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Sax Kari (a.k.a. &quot;Candied Yams&quot;) is interviewed by Brent Tozzer. He discusses his childhood in New Orleans and the blues and jazz influences on his life (such as Benny Goodman and Charlie Christian). He speaks about learning music (specifically piano from ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-74

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 9)

240214
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-9

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

240348
Date
2001-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Gallagher served as emcee. &quot;Thin Man&quot; Watts was a popular R&B/jazz saxophonist in the 1950s. Born in Deland, Florida, he briefly attended FAMU before heading out on the professional music circuit. He began his recording career in 1954, eventually scoring hit...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D01-7

Interview with jazz and blues trumpet player James Franklin Davis

238250
Date
1981-12-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels. Davis discusses his father and mother's occupations; starting to play music when he was eleven; learning to play the piano from a private teacher as a youth; learning to play the trumpet and playing the trumpet in a junior high school band; performing in Ray Shep's Band; and play...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-152
Item ID
T83-153

Interview with blues singer/pianist Ida Goodson

238864
Date
1981-11-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. A second interview with singer and pianist Ida Goodson (the first can be found on T82-1 through T82-4). Born and raised in Pensacola, she toured and recorded with various blues and jazz bands in the late 1920s and 1930s, and later worked for a lumber company for 35 years, while ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T82-12
Item ID
T82-13
Item ID
T82-14

Interview with blues pianist Alex McBride

235331
Date
1989-08-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Jacksonville native discusses his career playing blues piano. Topics include learning piano from his mother; gospel music; jazz; piano styles: gospel, blues, jazz; Jacksonville piano players; local clubs; bands he played with; playing in North Florida; and equipment used. For a i...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 17

Friday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 6)

238924
Date
1981-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Slavin played the hammer dulcimer.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-38

Performance by the W.C. Baker and the Dixieland Cooperates

235157
Date
1985-09-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel tapes. (Copied onto C86-129/130/131). Recording of W.C. Baker and the Dixieland Cooperates at the Tobacco Road Club in Miami. A few the songs includes guest singer Danny Kaye. The five-piece Dixieland band consisted of leader William (Big Boy) Baker (bass), Emmanuel Cruz (saxopho...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-88
Item ID
T86-89
Item ID
T86-90
Item ID
C86-129*
Item ID
C86-130*
Item ID
C86-131*

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day One)

238885
Date
1986-03-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, gui...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-1
Item ID
C86-2
Item ID
C86-3
Item ID
C86-4
Item ID
C86-5
Item ID
C86-6

Recordings of the First Annual South Florida Folk Festival (Day Two)

238886
Date
1986-03-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio cassettes. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival. Stock and Sommers served as emcees. Mariachi Jalisco consisted of: Francisco Rodriguez, gui...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C86-7
Item ID
C86-8
Item ID
C86-9
Item ID
C86-10
Item ID
C86-11
Item ID
C86-12

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