Walter Richardson singing in Miami

234771
Date
1984-04-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifteen color slides. Images of Richardson rehearsing on the piano with an unidentified woman. A member of the Second Baptist Church of Miami, Richardson performed gospel music at a Miami public library. Part of a National Endowment for the Arts-funded folklife program, presented at various librari...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-666 - S85-680
Musical traditions

Singer Bob Tinsley performing cowboy songs at the Ocala Public Library

234769
Date
1984-03-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. Tinsley singing cowboys songs at the Ocala Public Library, accompanied by his wife Lottie in some images. This was part of a National Endowment for the Arts-funded folklife program across the state, using local talent at various libraries. Recordings of his performance can be fo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-654 - S85-661
Musical traditions

Singer Bob Tinsley performing cowboy songs at the Ocala Public Library

234770
Date
1984-03-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eight color slides. Tinsley singing cowboys songs at the Ocala Public Library, accompanied by his wife Lottie in some images. This was part of a National Endowment for the Arts-funded folklife program across the state, using local talent at various libraries. Images of Tinsley performing can be fo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-10
Item ID
C84-11
Musical traditions

The Picalota String Band performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237016
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Tammy Murray served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-69
Item ID
T92-70
Musical traditions

Frank and Ann Thomas performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237019
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Tammy Murray served as emcee. The Thomases were from Lake Wales.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-72
Item ID
T92-73
Musical traditions

The Cross Creek Cloggers and the Wacahooters performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237021
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Bill Dudley served as emcee. The Wacahooters played for the Cross Creek Cloggers, both groups from Gainesville. Tammy Murray played fiddle and sang; and Bill Dudley played guitar. Folklorist Debbie Fant introduced them.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-75
Musical traditions

Vgo performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237024
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dudley served as emcee. Vgo was also known as Philip Terry, of Safety Harbor. He specialized in osbcure 19th century songs.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-77
Musical traditions

Buddy Moody performing bluegrass and country music at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237049
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Moody was from St. Petersurg.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-103
Musical traditions

Wind That Shakes the Barley performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237083
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Hansen served as emcee. The last performance of the afternoon program for the main stage.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-28
Item ID
T91-29
Musical traditions

Arnold Graham-Smith performing old English and Welsh songs at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237087
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. Graham-Smith was from Jacksonville. See FV-71 in S 1615 for a video recording of Graham's performance.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-31
Musical traditions

Salt Run Bluegrass performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237070
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee. The group consisted of Liz Williams, David Dowling, and Jim Davidson. They were based in St. Augustine.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-15
Item ID
T91-16
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

The 97th Regimental String Band performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237071
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Devine served as emcee. The group played 19th century songs, and dressed in historical outfits. They consisted of Vgo (Phillip Terry), Rick Mock, and T. Maddog.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-16
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife

The Tasmanian Devils Old Time String Band performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237018
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Tammy Murray served as emcee. They are from North Miami Beach.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-71
Item ID
T92-72
Musical traditions

The Burr Oak Ensemble performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237089
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Fitchen served as emcee. The ensemble, from Gainesville and led by Ed Hoovler, sang old American songs, and songs from the British isles. The group consisted of Hoovler, Kris Williams, Lea Franz, David Norden, and John Chambers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-33
Item ID
T91-34
Musical traditions

Performance by Crossroads Bluegrass

235155
Date
1985-08-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-127). Recording of the Crossroads Bluegrass at a benefit for the Muscular Dystrophy Association at the Ives Optimist Club. The Hollywood, Florida, based band was a five-piece string band consisting of leader Jim Mason (guitar/vocals), Chuck Mason (mandolin, v...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-86
Item ID
C86-127*
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Performance by West Virginia Boys

235156
Date
1985-08-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-128.) Recording of the West Virginia Boys at a benefit for the Muscular Dystrophy association at the Ives Optimist Club. The four-piece string band consisted of leader William Duncan (mandolin/vocals), Billy Duncan, Jr (guitar, vocals), Jim Coombs (bass, voca...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-87
Item ID
C86-128*
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

The Grand Old Opry of Cortez performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237022
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. They played old time and bluegrass music. Julian "Goose" Culbreath learned to play fiddle from his father (Marvin "Hal" Culbreath), who won many contests on Georgia. Julian originally came to Florida with his family to Hamilton County. In 1921, they moved to Cortez, Flori...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-76
Musical traditions

Raw footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festivals (Video 13 of 15)

238378
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording (3/4", 22 minutes). Unedited footage of the 1991 Florida Folk Festival. Graham-Smith performed old English folk songs. The Georgia Sea Island Singers sang African American spirituals. For an audio recording of the pipe band, and of Graham Smith, see T91-31 in S 1576; for th...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-71
Musical traditions

Fiddlers Jack Piccalo and Richard Seaman performing

235320
Date
1988-08-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nineteen color slides. Images of Piccalo, a self-taught Italian American bluegrass musician, and Seaman playing bluegrass and old-time fiddles tunes. A recording of this jam sesison may be found in S 1618, box 5, tape 7. For an interview with Piccalo -- and an example of his playing--, see S 1618, b...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S91-189 - S91-207
Musical traditions

Interview with bluegrass fiddler Jack Piccalo

235321
Date
1988-07-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Piccalo is a self-taught bluegrass fiddler and banjo player. In the interview he discusses his start in West Virginia; his job as a hardware salesman; learning bluegrass banjo playing styles; bluegrass music; old time music vs. bluegrass music; various bands he has played with; ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 13
Musical traditions

Bluegrass jam session at Wayne Fannings residence in Jacksonville

235322
Date
1988-07-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. For an interview with Piccalo, see S 1618, box 4, tape 13. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the Nati...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 14
Musical traditions

The New Sand Mountain Wildcats performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237025
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Dudley served as emcee. The group consisted of Ernie Williams (banjo); Rochelle Yaeger (vocals); Darlyn Caudille (vocals/mouth harp); Robert Levine (washtub bass); and Dennis Devine (guitar). They were based in Dade City.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-78
Musical traditions

Wind That Shakes the Barley performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237059
Date
1991-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Hansen served as emcee. Wind That Shakes the Barley began as a group in 1980 by founding members Bob DeMarco and Kathie Aargard (fiddle). Bill Dudley (guitar) and Peter Martin (dulcimer) were the other two members. They played Irish, Scottish, Celtic, and English songs.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-6
Musical traditions

Interview with bluegrass performer E. Gordon Rouse

235154
Date
1985-08-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel tapes. (Copied onto C86-125/126.) Interview with bluegrass composer and performer E. Gordon Rouse (with his wife Carrie), famed as the co-author (with brother Erwin) of the Orange Blossom Special. The Rouse Brothers, originally from North Carolina, settled permanently in Florida in ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-85
Item ID
T86-84
Item ID
C86-125*
Item ID
C86-126*
http://fpc.dos.state.fl.us/memory/collections/folklife/folklife

Interview with fiddle player Richard Seaman

235323
Date
1988-08-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Seaman, an old-time fiddle player who grew up in Kissimmee, playing at square dances. He moved to Jacksonville in 1922, and spent his life working for the railroads. He discusses learning how to play the fiddle; playing for square dances; earning a living through music in the De...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 6
Musical traditions

Fiddlers Jack Piccalo and Richard Seaman performing

235324
Date
1988-08-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of Piccalo, a self-taught Italian American bluegrass musician, and Seaman playing bluegrass and old-time fiddles tunes. For an interview with Piccalo see S 1618, box 4, tape 13-14. For an interview with Seaman, see S 1618, box 5, tapes 6 and 13. For images of the jam s...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 7
Musical traditions

Portrait of a banjo player Dale Webber- Odessa, Florida

107068
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA1686
Musical traditions

Sketch of a banjo player by Bill Simpson

115030
Date
1961
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FN00009
Musical traditions

Sketch of square dancing by Bill Simpson

115031
Date
1961
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FN00010
Folklife Collection.

Willa Mae Clemms playing guitar - Barden, Florida

121825
Date
1985
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS851939
Musical traditions

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