The Polka Sweethearts

234376
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-six black and white images. The Polka Sweethearts were a husband and wife team, John and Isabel. Fall 1980.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-334

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

238917
Date
1981-02-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven reel to reels. Recordings of the folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area include Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson/Gavin) and the Polka Sweethearts.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-27
Item ID
T81-28
Item ID
T81-29
Item ID
T81-30
Item ID
T81-31
Item ID
T81-32
Item ID
T81-33

Big Bend Folklife demonstrations at the 1981 Florida State Fair

235385
Date
1981-08-31
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seventy-seven color slides. Folklife demonstration booths at the Florida State Fair. Culled from informants at the Big Bend Folklife Area, demonstrations include pysanky egg decoration, Wakulla Springs boat drivers (Jackson), wood carving (fishing lures by Woodward and Jones), and polka music by the...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S81-182 - S81-258

Recording of the Czechoslovakian Independence Day at Masaryktown

239127
Date
1980-10-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-121
Item ID
T80-122

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

Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239519
Date
1956-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-46

William Syralia and Charles Hedlund concert

238753
Date
1982-02-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. A music concert in Lake Worth featuring popular and polka songs. Hedlund played the organ while Syralia switched from violin to drums to coroset. (The field notes described the music as Lawrence Welk-style).
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-139a
Item ID
T83-139b

Sunday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

240098
Date
1999-05-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). MacDonald's performance continues on D99-18.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D99-17

Friday performances at the 1981 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

238921
Date
1981-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Singer-guitarist Rogers was from St. Augustine. Rose was from Gainesville, as were Johnson & Wickman. The Polka Sweethearts were from Zephyrhills.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T81-36

Friday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Stage) (Tape 7)

239854
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Reel Plaid (guitars, fiddle, Irish flute, drum, mandolin) perform a drum solo, polka tune,and other unnamed tunes.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-24

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tapes 5-6)

240026
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassette recordings. The band consisted of Pete Scalzo (bass), Ray Belanger (hammered dulcimer), Cheryl Belanger (autoharp), and Kin Hum (fiddle).
Type
Sound
Item ID
C98-103
Item ID
C98-104

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

240219
Date
2000-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-14

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 10)

241698
Date
05/27/2006
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD06-86

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 4)

237967
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-186

Saturday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 16)

241040
Date
05/25/2002
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD02-64

Recording of Henry Rutland and George Custer album: Twin Fiddlers

239037
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. NOTE: Because this is a copyrighted recording, no copies of the tape will be made.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C87-18

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

240031
Date
1998-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-3

Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239533
Date
1954-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. The second half of the reel consists of Saturday afternoon performances, followed by Saturday evening performances. Knott served as the emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1954 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T76-6

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239517
Date
1956-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1956 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. <p>&nbsp;</p>
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-45

Tuesday evening performances at the 1955 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 5)

234096
Date
1955-05-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Boltin served as the emcee. See the festival program in S 1619, box 1 for more detailed information of the festival performers and activities not recorded.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-37

Mestengo performance at the 2007 Florida Folk Festival Folklife Stage

298426
Date
2007-11-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Tina Bucuvalas serves as emcee. Granado (accordion, vocals), J. Martinez (drums, vocals), Arrazola (bajo sexto, vocals), and Martinez (bass, vocals) perform as Mestengo. Granado explains música norteña's origins in Nuevo Leon, Coahuila, and other northern Mexican states; the influence of Germani...
Type
sound
Item ID
CD07-38

Music performances at the Mexican Independence festival

236366
Date
1985-09-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eleven color slides. While the event celebrated actually occurred on 16 September 1810, most Mexican American communties begin observations on 15 September with an El Grito -- a celebration featuring parades, music, and dancing. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorist...
Type
Still Image

Friday performances at the 2003 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 13)

241589
Date
05/23/2003
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD03-98

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 10)

240613
Date
05/26/1995
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
III-10

Sunday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 5)

240153
Date
1999-05-30
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Crider played with Dan Peterson (bass) and Jay Roberts (fiddle). The start of his performance can be found on C99-45. Simple gifts consisted of Ray Ballinger - guitar/hammered dulcimer; Shirley Ballinger - autoharp; Pete Scalzo - bass; Kin Hum - fiddle/hammered dulcimer; Je...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C99-46

Friday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 4)

240980
Date
05/24/2002
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD02-4

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Fosters Little Known Songs (15-minute version)

241266
Date
Oct 1963
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
63-4-3 (15-minute)

Stephen Foster Memorial Radio Program: Folk Music (15-minute version)

241299
Date
Feb 1964
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
63-4-19 (15-minutes)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 4)

240032
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Between 6:00 and 7:00, the Florida Folklife Program presented that year's participants in the apprenticeship program. For more information, see the web page: http://www.flheritage.com/preservation/folklife/apprenticeship/index.cfm Price and Colledge apprenticed under ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-4

Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

239663
Date
1995-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C95-152 &amp; C95-153.) Naumann served as emcee. Byrne played ragtime piano music. Williams played the banjo. South Moon Under, of Bushnell, featured Jon and Mia Gerber.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-25

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