Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)

239749
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Val Serrante (Trinidad) discusses percussion, African culture and the roots of the tradition. He also discusses percussion instruments and the purpose of rhythms and combinations of the rhythms. Instruments discussed are the maracas (shak-shak),...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-92
McKenzie, Merri

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 2)

239750
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Remembranzas del Conuco discuss decimas or Cuban country verse as a songs with storytelling verses. It is an original composition form. The group is made up of 12 people, 2 guitars, 1 quatro, maracas, a textured gourd with scratching stick, and ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-93
McKenzie, Merri

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 3)

239751
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Yarko Antonevych (Ukraine), who has classical training, describes and plays Ukrainian music featuring the bandura.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-94
McKenzie, Merri

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 5)

239753
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Lucille Francis Fuller, of Jamaica, a storyteller, discusses Jamaican topography - rivers, sea and sand. She also refers to storytelling as one of the few entertainments in Jamaica. She tells a story about Nanci and spiders.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-96
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 3)

240547
Date
05/26/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D91-16
McKenzie, Merri

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
McKenzie, Merri

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

240538
Date
05/25/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D91-7
McKenzie, Merri

Saturday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

240539
Date
05/25/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D91-8
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 1)

240545
Date
05/26/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D91-14
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday performances at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area/Stage III) (Tape 2)

240546
Date
05/26/1991
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D91-15
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 1)

239776
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Liliane Nerette Louis, Haitian storyteller, tells "Knick Knack" (a story about a "stupid" family) and a "Bouki" story. She also talks about mother's day in Haiti as well as some Haitian history and culture (such as st...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-119
McKenzie, Merri

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

239726
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Nancy Morgan discusses quilting and home crafts with Merri McKenzie (who interviews her). She discusses her early years and getting into quilting. She explains her "recipe" for homemade elderberry wine and peach brandy and talks about a cookbook she published on...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-67
McKenzie, Merri

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 7)

239755
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai continue from C96-97 with their Japanese narrative dance troop. They perform a folk dance about a man who like sto live the high life and Kawachi Otoko Bushi. There is a time for audience participation and a description of...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-98
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 9)

239743
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Nancy Morgan discusses traditional foodways of northern Florida and quilting. She talks about her family background, her cookbooks, the recipe for "corncob jelly" and how her cookbook developed. She also talks about wine making and pea...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-86
McKenzie, Merri

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 6)

239754
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Toro Huaco dance displays Nicaraguan pageantry (dance is to pre-recorded music). It is a folk dance that tells the story of a bullfight. Costumes are very colorful. Kazuko Law and Wako Kai lead a Japanese narrative dance troupe. Dances performe...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-97
McKenzie, Merri

The Makley Family at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

239315
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Merri McKenzie interviews Makley Family of Jacksonville, FL on their musical tradition of yodeling; first appearance at the Folk Festival in 1972; Makleys perform "Swiss Chalet" and "Sleep, Baby, Sleep". Mrs. Makley discusses the history of yodelin...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C92-11
McKenzie, Merri

Florida Folk Festival History Workshop at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

239314
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three audio cassette recordings. C92-8: Dale Crider talks about Project Wild and sings "To Be Wild"; talks about Will McLean. Merri McKenzie interviews Jay and Peggy Smith, Bill and Jean Hewitt and Dr. Russel Reaver about the early days of the Florida Folk Festival and even about the tim...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C92-8
Item ID
C92-9
Item ID
C92-10
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 2)

239777
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. McKenzie served as emcee. Betty Mae Jumper (Hollywood, FL), Seminole storyteller tells the following stories: "Lying Rabbit"; "Bad Angel Story". She also discusses the two different languages of the Seminole tribe: Miccosukee and Creek. She sings: "Jesus Loves Me" in Creek...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-120
McKenzie, Merri

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 1)

239699
Date
1995-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT). Bronsztein played klezmer music on the clarinet with Landon Walker and Bonnie Whitehurst. The Versiteers, a Jacksonville-based a capella gospel group, consisted of L.V. Starling, Linda Carter, and Myrtle Butler. The Cortez Grand Old Opry featured Carl Spinks (guitar), JP...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-45
McKenzie, Merri

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