Old time fiddle tunes and tall tales

240483
Date
02/04/1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
5

Jack Piccalo playing banjo and Richard Seaman playing guitar - Jacksonville, Florida

123279
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91200

Jack Piccalo and Richard Seaman performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage)

237475
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Williams served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-111

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 9-10)

240450
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two audio cassette tapes. Richard Seaman, old-time fiddler, discusses his youth and musical types such as the waltz and the hoe-down. ". Bobby Henry, Seminole canoemaker, is also interviewed.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C01-84
Item ID
C01-85

Kissimmee performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

236966
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. The group was Seaman (fiddle), Piccalo (guitar) and Farley (bass). Folk singer Dinella served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-25

Jack Piccalo playing guitar and Richard Seaman playing fiddle - Jacksonville, Florida

123277
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91189

Fiddler Richard Seaman - Jacksonville, Florida

123280
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91203

Fiddler Richard Seaman - Jacksonville, Florida

123281
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FS91207

Close up of Richard Seaman - White Springs, Florida

107397
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0167

Richard Seaman and Jack Piccalo - White Springs, Florida

107399
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0168

Richard Seaman and Jack Piccalo - White Springs, Florida

107401
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0169

Richard Seaman and Jack Piccalo perform at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

107402
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0170

Richard Seaman and Jack Piccalo perform at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

107403
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0171

Richard Seaman performs at the Florida Folk Festival - White Springs, Florida

107404
Date
1993
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
FA0172

Master Fiddlers Workshop at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237405
Date
1989-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reel recordings. Cooley served as emcee and interviewer.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-43
Item ID
T89-45

Sunday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 1)

239686
Date
1995-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT). Rozar served as emcee. Skeens played with Bob Kogut (fiddle) and Lee Goldsmith (vocals). Storyteller McClasky filled in for the absent Joe Kirkwood.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-11

Friday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Tape 6)

239817
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Milner served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D96-29

Saturday performances at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 4)

240563
Date
05/23/1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D92-12

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival

241204
Date
May 1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-37, FV-38, FV-39, FV-40; FV-42

Raw footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Video 4 of 4)

238200
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One video recording (3/4" tape; 20 minutes). Video footage of the 1989 Florida Folk Festival. Starts with fiddler Seaman performing with Piccalo (guitar) and Graham (stand-up bass). Followed by Jaya Radhakrishnan performing a traditional song of India (cuts off before it ends). Audio recording...
Type
Moving Image
Item ID
FV-40

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

Storytellers at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Storytelling Stage) (Sunday)

239321
Date
1992-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10am and 1:30pm at the storytelling stage.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C92-31
Item ID
C92-32
Item ID
C92-33
Item ID
C92-34
Item ID
C92-35
Item ID
C92-36
Item ID
C92-37
Item ID
C92-38
Item ID
C92-39

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

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

Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

240496
Date
05/29/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D93-7

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 2)

240367
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Hood, president of the Florida State Fiddlers Association, served as emcee. Seaman, Pitts, Agar, Murphy, and Martin demonstrated fiddle styles, and were not in competition. The rest were competing in the junior division. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each y...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D01-26

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 3)

239614
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).(Copied onto C94-81/82.) Mutima served as the emcee. The Drava International Folk Dancers were based out of Tallahassee and danced to pre-recorded music. Seaman played fiddle, and Piccalo played guitar. Both were from Jacksonville. Lia Fal, based out of Tarpon Springs, ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-9

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

240210
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Ramoutar served as emcee. From 1985 to 2002, Davidson toured the world telling Scottish tales and playing the Celtic harp. After 2002, she devoted herself entirely to the Druidic tradition (specifically, the An Ceile De) under the Fionn Tuluch. She often sang in Gaelic...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D00-5

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 6)

240354
Date
2001-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Milner served as emcee. Hood was president of the Florida State Fiddlers Association. Matthews was the director of the Florida Division of Historical Resources (which housed the Florida Folklife Program). She presented all awards. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was he...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D01-13

Saturday performances at the 1993 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 2)

240525
Date
05/29/1993
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
D93-36

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