Metro Dade Folk Arts, 1985-1986

234298
Date
1985-08-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-one black and white images. Images of South Florida/Dade County folklife. 1-4: D.A. Patel's trees; 5-14: Glade skiff built by Glen Simmons of Florida City; 15-18: Crab traps by Jim Lawrence of Homestead; 19-21: Mariachi player Francisco Rodriguez.
Type
Still Image

Scenes from the South Florida Folk Festival (Video 5)

240899
Date
03/23/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-35

Mariachi Jalisco practicing

235053
Date
1986-09-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides. Images are of a Mexican American mariachi band practicing in Francisco Rodriques' house. Mariachi bands, which began in the Mexican state of Jalisco, were often employed to play at special events. Full bands include trumpets, violins, and guitars. Recording of performance found o...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4773 - S6-4777

Scenes from the South Florida Folk Festival (Video 4)

240898
Date
03/22/1986 - 03/23/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
V86-34b

Recording of Mariachi Jalisco practicing and interviews

235054
Date
1986-09-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. (Also copied onto cassette: C86-120, Box 20, in S 1576) Images are of a Mexican American mariachi band practicing in Francisco Rodriques's house. Also includes interviews with director Rodriguez and player Lopez. Mariachi bands, which began in the Mexican state of Jali...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-78
Item ID
T86-82
Item ID
C86-120*

Recordings of the Mexican Independence Day celebrations (El Grito) at Benito Juarez Park

235065
Date
1985-09-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel tapes (also on C86-121, C86-122 and C86-123) Recordings of music performances at the El Grito, the performance kick-off for Mexican Independence Day. Familia Mora Arriaga plays ranchera and mariachi music. Quinto Poder plays cumbias, polkas, and corridos. While the event celebrate...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-79
Item ID
T86-80
Item ID
T86-81
Item ID
C86-121*
Item ID
C86-122*
Item ID
C86-123*

Recording of a quinceanera

238990
Date
1996-07-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three DAT tapes. (#21 was a dupe of #20). This is a recording of Xochitl Moreno's quinceanara (a celebration of young woman's 15th birthday). She was the daughter of Tirso and Blanca Moreno. Music performers included a flutist, a mariachi performer, violinist, and a singer. Grupo Elegancia performe...
Type
Sound
Item ID
20 (FX96-7-1)
Item ID
21 (FX96-7-1)
Item ID
22 (FX96-7-1)

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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