Friday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 8)

239898
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Amma Essandoh, interviewed by John D'Agostino, discusses textile traditions from Ghana including how patterns are made, use of nuts to make designs and use of symbols in design.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-68

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 2)

239902
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Amma Essandoh continues from C97-71. She is interviewed by John D'Agostino. She discusses Ghana textiles, marriage and other designs and their meanings. Specific designs whose meanings she describes are those of a bird, flowers and a sword. She indicates that the ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-72

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 5)

239919
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Amma Essandoh discusses the textile traditions of Ghana.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-90

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 7)

241072
Date
05/28/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-7

Interview with East Indian folk dancer Mala Patel

235364
Date
1989-08-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Patel grew up in the Gujarati community in Mombasa, Kenya, where she learned three forms of East Indian dance: ras, gorbas, and Rajastani. Here she disccuses the traditional Indian dances. She also discusses Indian American communities; Indian communities in Africa; uses of fol...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 8

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 1)

239901
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Dr. Maude Scott, with a Ph.D in herbal study from Alabama, is interviewed by Bob Stone. She discusses her background as well as herbs and how they are good for various aspects of one's health. Her focus seems to be on homeopathic remedies. She also talks about her ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-71

Interview with Catherine Armah on Liberian arts

235363
Date
1988-06-16
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Armah grew up in Moravia, Liberia. She discusses Liberian folklife including hair braiding, tie-dyeing, and foods. She also disccuses life in Liberia; tribes in Liberia; immigration to the U.S.; her family history; and comaprisons between US foods and Liberian foods. NOTE: Acco...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 5

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

239320
Date
1992-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Seven audio cassette recordings. Storytellers spoke between 10am and 1:30pm at the storytelling stage.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C92-24
Item ID
C92-25
Item ID
C92-26
Item ID
C92-27
Item ID
C92-28
Item ID
C92-29
Item ID
C92-30

Interview with Nigerian dancers Felix and Augustine Omeden

240777
Date
01/23/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 1 - 2

Interview with Nigerian dancers Felix and Augustine Omeden

240778
Date
07/31/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 3

Friday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239410
Date
1962-05-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-115

Saturday morning performances at the 1962 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 3)

239420
Date
1962-05-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Lockett was a boat driver at Rainbow Springs tourist attraction (today a state park.)
Type
Sound
Item ID
T77-123

Phil Schneider performing sea shanteys at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237098
Date
1991-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Milner served as emcee. Schneider was from Lakeland.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-44

Roots of Rhythm performance at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival Main Stage

334452
Date
1996-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Conga leads Roots of Rhythm in playing traditional Afro-Caribbean drum music. Throughout the performance, Conga gives historical and musical context on the different rhythms they play. Dancers from Grupo Folklore Latino join the ensemble on the second rumba.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D96-18d

Saturday performances at the 1994 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

239616
Date
1994-05-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). (Copied onto C94-85/86) Mutima & Fitchen served as emcees. Old Time Friends, of Pinellas Park, consisted of Jan Moores (autoharp), Doug Naumann (bass), Don Moores (guitar), and Jim Kaufman (harmonica). Burr Oak Ensemble was an a capella group from Gainesville. Gardn...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D94-11

Interview with Rina Kramer on Jewish cooking

237860
Date
09/12/1985
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-21 (C86-64)

Friday performances at the 2004 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Disc 8)

241073
Date
05/28/2004
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD04-8

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 12)

239912
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Angela Patua Crocitti, interviewed by Brent Tozzer, Afro-Brazilian folk music and its Yoruba influences. She performs several pieces. She talks about the type of audience she draws in Brazil and her life in the US.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-82

Sunday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tapes 3)

239917
Date
1997-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Larry Robinson (Washington, DC) is interviewed by Laurie Sommers on traditional Yoruba drum making and playing. He gives a demonstration.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-88

Choir music at Nortre Dame d'Haiti Church

235140
Date
1985-08-11
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel tapes. (Copied onto C86-102.) Recording of the choir at Notre Dame d'Haiti Church at a Sunday morning service. Field notes mention that the mike was 20 feet away from choir, so the recording is "under recorded." Includes Congo and calypso styles. The choir director was Michael Volta...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-59
Item ID
T86-60
Item ID
C86-102*

Sunday morning performances at the Azalea Garden Stage at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Azalea Garden Stage) (Tape 2)

239201
Date
1991-05-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette recording. Wadley served as emcee. The Crawford Family (Allison, Jim, and Gretchen) were from Jacksonville. Peggy Smith and Emcee Wadley told stories to fill in for the Yoruba drum group that was scheduled to perform.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C91-18

Saturday performances at the 2000 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

240326
Date
2000-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Joe Zeytoonian and Myriam Eli perform Middle Eastern (Turkish, Egyptian and Armenian) music and dance. See C00-77 and C00-81 for more detail on the duo.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C00-86

Saturday program at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Kids Place Stage)

239846
Date
1997-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Six audio cassette recordings. The Kids stage started at 9am and ran through 4pm. (Although the recordings do not start until 10am.) One Heart were from Monticello, and featured Sam, Sally, and John Worley. Ketubah are Jewish marriage contracts which are usually highly decorative.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C97-7
Item ID
C97-8
Item ID
C97-9
Item ID
C97-10
Item ID
C97-11
Item ID
C97-12

Friday performances at the 1997 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 5)

239932
Date
1997-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Between 6:30 and 7:45, the Florida Folklife Program presented that year's participants in the apprenticeship program.  Tomas Granado performed Mexican Norteno music.
Type
Sound
Item ID
D97-27

Saturday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Tape 8)

240043
Date
1998-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Jim and Jesse were brothers from Virginia who began performing as a bluegrass-country music duo in 1945. Later they formed the Virginia Boys to back them up. Florida fiddler Vassar Clements was once a member. In the late 1950s, they played the Suwannee River Jamboree i...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D98-15

Saturday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

240368
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. Paine and Stapleton demonstrated fiddle styles, and were not in competition. The rest were competing in the contemporary division. The Florida State Fiddle Contest was held each year at the Fes...
Type
Sound
Item ID
D01-27

WPA field recordings at Jacksonville, Tarpon Springs, St. Augustine, and Slavia (1939-1940 recording expedition: Alton Morris)

238019
Date
1939-08-26
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel. These recordings were created by Morris of the University of Florida, assisted by workers of the Florida Writers Project (including photographer Robert Cook), in 1939 and 1940. He created 14 12-inch acetate records in total. On this recording, Morris recorded Greek singers in Tarpo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-225

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