Ceili Irish music performer Mary Marshall

234280
Date
1991-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifteen color slides. Mary Marshall was a Ceili music performer, a form of Irish music that developed in the 1850s to accompany informal dances in rural Irish villages. The word derived from "le chiele," which meant to gather together for a chat. Today, those parties are called ceilidhes.
Type
Still Image

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

Friday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 16)

241653
Date
05/26/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-41

Monday afternoon performances at the 1980 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239109
Date
1980-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. From the Monday morning performances, the rest of Gamble's performance is found on T80-78. The rest of Slavin's set (playing the dulcimer)can be found on T80-80.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-79

Opening performances of the 1979 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

238643
Date
1979-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. The Collins (in their first festival performance) were from Eustis. They sang with their children: Rose, Hurbert, Ronnie, Yolanda, and Crystal. Dekle demonstrated whip cracking. Lazonby, a lawyer, was from Hawthorne. The Bucksnort Barndance Band pl...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-91

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