Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Stage III) (Tape 6)

239584
Date
1994-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Baldwin served as emcee. The New River String Band, based out of Ormond Beach, included Doug Armstrong (bass/fiddle/guitar), Sam Owen (guitar), and Shirley McGuiness (fiddle). Their performance began on C94-22. The shape note singers were from Gainesville, and led by Pat Morse. ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-23

White Springs and Hamilton County shape note singers- White Springs, Florida

105938
Date
1956
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
F6889196

Cinder block church in Crestview

234327
Date
1982
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Images of a cinder-block church in Crestview, with two African American women standing in front. The church served as the home of the Seven Shape Note Singers. 1982.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P82-164

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

239681
Date
1995-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Fitchen served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-6

Sunday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

239944
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D97-37

Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239532
Date
1954-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. 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
T76-5

Sunday performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 2)

239538
Date
1954-05-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. 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
T76-9

Friday evening performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

239531
Date
1954-05-07
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. Knott served as the emcee. The first half of the reel consists of Friday morning performances. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1954 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1. <br />
Type
Sound
Item ID
T76-4

Sunday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

239620
Date
1994-05-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C94-92/93) Congdon served as the emcee. The Shape Note Singer, led by Pat Morse, were from Gainesville. The Crawford Family (Jim, Gretchen, and Alice) of Jacksonville were filling in for the absent Versiteers (A Jacksonville-based gospel singing group). Ske...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-15

Sacred Harp Singers at the Florida Folk Festival

234567
Date
1960
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One black and white print. Sacred Harp singing is a form of shape note singing.
Type
Still Image

Sunday performances at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 1)

239804
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D96-16

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 2)

240045
Date
1998-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-17

Saturday evening performances at the 1956 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

239522
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. The Indonesian Folk Dance Trio were students at the University of Florida.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-49

Compilation of recordings by the Williams Family & Johnny Brown from the Florida Record Project

237852
Date
1978-05-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Williams, Ella, and Lilly were recorded in Newberry on 27 May 1978; Brown was recorded in St. Petersburg on 10 May 1978; and the shape note singers were recorded in Crestview on 18 May 1980. (For the full recording of the shape note singers, see S 1576, reels T83-82 through T83-...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C80-21

The Seven Shaped Note Singers performing

234025
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three proof sheets with 63 black and white images, plus negatives. No index. Images of the Seven Shaped Note Singers performing at various conference and festivals. 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...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-111 - P81-113

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

Sunday service at the Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church

235814
Date
1978-10-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Sixty-one color slides. Images of a church service, with sacred harp (shaped note) singing, an adjacent cemetery, church members, and a lunch afterwards. Several slides are missing: S78-1206, 1207, 1214, 1216, 1218-1220, 1227, 1236-1238, 1247-1249, 1260-1261, 1264-1265, 1273, and 1277.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-1195; S78-1199 - S78-1278

Florida-Alabama Progressive Singing Convention

234031
Date
1980-05-18
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four proof sheets with 85 black and white images, plus negatives. The convention was founded in 1928, and performs four times a year. 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. Onl...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P81-121 - P81-124

Copy of the phonographic album: Florida Folk Festival -- the First 25 Years

238280
Date
1953
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. (Also copied onto audio cassette C83-98) A recording of the 25th anniversary album produced by the FFP staff in honor of the Florida Folk Festival, covering 1952 - 1977. Released in 1981, the album was culled from the recordings of the Florida Folk Festivals found in S 1...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-135

Sunday afternoon performances at the 1976 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (reel 2)

239550
Date
1976-09-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Little information is available for this recording.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-257

Folklorist Doris Dyen shape note presentation at the Jackson County Public Library

238294
Date
1983-07-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>One audio cassette. Presentation at the Jackson County Public Library in Marianna, made in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit about shape note singing. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Folklife Program, leads a conversation on fiddling and square dancing traditions. She discusse...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C83-122

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

Sacred Harp slide-tape presentation

238047
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
<p>One audio cassette. This tape served as accompanying audio to a slide-tape presentation created by the Florida Folklife Program about shape note singing&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em>The Sacred Harp</em>. The presentation features Albritton&nbsp;and shape note singers at Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church in...
Type
sound
Item ID
C81-22

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 2)

239594
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. This session was begun on C94-54. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision). Yao played the Chinese zither -- the zheng. The Zheng is a Chinese zither, dating...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-55

Recording of the Pleasant Grove Mid-Union Seven Shape Note Singing Convention

238638
Date
1980-05-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. 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. Only four notes were used in the hymns. An old Anglican practice, English colonists first brought the traditi...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-87

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)

239588
Date
1994-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. The Albritton were from Lithia, Florida. Refreshing Showers was #64 in the BF White Sacred Harp book, and Happy Land was # 348 -- Lane's first learned song. Valada was the author of Poetically Just us. She and Tina Flewellyn explained their concept of stoetry -- poetic stories.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-49

Friday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 5)

239592
Date
1994-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Chancey was a storyteller from Bartow. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. Happy Land was the first song Albritton learned. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision).
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-53

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 1)

239593
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision). Valada was the author of Poetically Just us. She and Tina Flewellyn explained their concept of stoetry -- poetic st...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-54

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshop Stage) (Tape 5)

239598
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Ogden was the emcee. Albritton was from Lithia, Florida. All songs derive from either the BF White Sacred Harp book (Cooper Revision) or the original Sacred harp book (Denson Revision). He discusses his life and his shape note singing -- the conclusion of his program from C94-57....
Type
Sound
Item ID
C94-58

Friday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 7)

240309
Date
2000-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Tozzer served as emcee. Joseph Kilgore and Darren Watts discuss net making and whip making. Kilgore discusses his childhood and how he learned to make nets and whips as well as time he spent as a yacht captain and first mate. Later in the tape, he discusses his method of ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-69

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