Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 7)

237877
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-39 (C86-82)

Saturday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 10)

237880
Date
05/24/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-42 (C86-85)

Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 4)

237885
Date
05/25/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-48 (C86-91)

Friday performances at the 1985 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Reel 1)

238130
Date
1985-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Owen served as emcee. Corrido music consist of ballads/narrative songs that originated in Mexico in the mid-1800s. Figgen introduced the brothers.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T85-109

Saturday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Sesquicentennial Area Stage ) (Tape 4)

239698
Date
1995-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape(DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D95-44

Folklife in South Florida

234299
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-four black and white images. 1: Limone Joseph playing Haitian music; 2-5: Salma Sinclair, Lebanese/Jamaican, of West Palm Beach making peas and rice; 6-7: Salma Sinclair embroidering; 8-9: Miami architecture; 10-11: Jesus Rodriguez, of Miami, playing the Venezuelan harp; ...
Type
Still Image

Virgen de Gaudalupe altar

234874
Date
1985-03-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Images of a religious painting by Rey Reyes Castillo for use as an altar. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the St. Johns River basin in northeastern Florida. The St. Johns River is the largest and most used river in Flori...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1614 - S85-1619, S85-1639 - S85-1641

Oil painting of the Virgen de Gaudalupe

234873
Date
1985-03-04
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Eighteen color slides. Images of a religious painting by the children of Maria Castillo, a recent arrival to Florida. The image of the Virgen de Gaudalupe was made on December 12, 1982 because the Castillos did not have their church available to hold the Virgin's feast. In winter 1985, the Bureau jo...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S85-1596 - S85-1613

Apprenticeship for 1992 Florida Folk Festival

234451
Date
1992-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with thirty-four black and white images. Fieldwork for the 1992 Florida Folk Festival. 4-13: Charles Haldeman, railroader with union Pacific RailRoad; 14-17: Shoeshiner Ed Gooden St. Michael Hospital; 18-20: Sound engineer recording at Florida Folk Festival; 21: Folk festival audio l...
Type
Still Image

Guatemalan Mayans playing the marimba

235929
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Forty-five color slides. A marimba is a type of xylophone played with a mallet. Master folk artists (and marimba players)Camposeco, Francisco and Mendez entered the program to teach the youth of the Mayan community of Indiantown the marimba. The two official apprentices were Miguel Marroquin and V...
Type
Still Image

Conjunto Azteca Tropical

257398
Date
1985-02-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 10)

270838
Date
1986-05-23
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-31 (C86-74)

Interview with migrant worker Consuelo Anguiano

235077
Date
1985-09-09
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reels (also copied onto audio cassettes: C86-49/50). Interview with Anguiano about life as a Chicano migrant farmer. Originally born in Texas, she was married to a migrant farmer. She discusses her family; Chicano versus Mexican American (differences in cooking and language); farming in...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-4
Item ID
T86-5

Conjunto Primavera and Los Rivales del Norte performing at the La Primavera Festival

236276
Date
1992-03-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
In 1992, the Palm Beach Community College contracted the Florida Folklife Program to conduct ten days of fieldwork in March 1992 around Lake Okeechobee for a Lakefront Legacy Festival later that year (16 May 1992). Headed up by FFP folklorist Debbie Fant, and assisted by Robert Stone and Robert Shan...
Type
Sound

Sunday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 3)

237884
Date
05/25/1986
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-47 (C86-90)

Interview with shell player Limone Joseph

235132
Date
1985-08-17
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel tape (also copied onto audio cassette: C86-101). Interview with Po Lambi player (Haitian shell playing). The skill was used in rural Haitian villages to signal social gatherings, as work songs, and during harvesting. It is usually played with drums, and is of African origins. For Ha...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-58
Item ID
C86-101*

Recording of Norteno accordion player Tomas Granado with apprentice Abraham Arrazola

240744
Date
06/29/1992
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 13-14

Interview with Cuban cigar maker Raphael Martinez

239114
Date
1980-04-02
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Three reel to reels. The interview is in Spanish, with Hernandez translating. Reel T80-43 has the original interview in Spanish. Reel T80-42 has an English translation. Reel T80-43b is a duplicate of T80-43. Martinez discusses emigrating from Cuba to Florida in 1962; making cigars; cigar factories ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T80-42
Item ID
T80-43

Mother's Day Serenades

238988
Date
1995-05-14
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One DAT tape. Recordings of various serenatas (Mother's Day serenades) in the Mexican American community in Homestead. Dating back to Mexico, serenatas were usually performed below the window of a mother. Tomas Granado re-established the practice in the Homestead area. At the time, Granado performed...
Type
Sound
Item ID
9 (FX95-5-2)

Rehearsal for serenatas radio broadcast

238996
Date
1995-05-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One DAT tape. Recording of a rehearsal at Radio Continental of a Mother's Day serenata performance. The Mexican American Music Survey was created to document the musical traditions of Florida's various Mexican-American communities: Apopka, South Dade County, Immokalee, the St. Johns River Basin, and...
Type
Sound
Item ID
10 (FX95-5-1)

Interview with educator Margaret Sanchez

234946
Date
1985-03-05
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Interview with Seville Elementary School principal Sanchez about the local Latino/Mexican American community. Sanchez was born and raised in Colorado, and became principal in 1982. In winter 1985, the Bureau contracted with two folklorists to conduct a folk arts survey of the S...
Type
Sound

The Tapia family performing at Mexican Independence Day celebration

235071
Date
1985-09-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel (copied onto audio cassette: C86-51). Recording of the Tapia family performing at a Mexican Independence Day celebration at Florida City Elementary School. (The holiday is the 16 Sept., but the school celebrated it on the 13th). The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by fol...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-7
Item ID
C86-51*

Latin American folk trio

235151
Date
1985-09-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-118.) A newly formed trio when recorded (a little over two weeks), the trio consisted of Franco Manolo, Hilda Gonzalez, and Nelson Zuleto. Two are Columbian (Manolo and Gonzales) and the other is Venezuelan (Zuleto). They all play various instruments, and fo...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-76
Item ID
C86-118*

Interview with and peformance by harpist Jesus Rodriguez

235152
Date
1985-08-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel tape. (Copied onto C86-119.) Venezuelan harpist Rodriguez was entirely self-taught. During the interview, he discusses how he learned to play the harp; coming to the US in 1973; how harps are made; harp songs; and his career. The Venezuelan harp was introduced to South American by ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
T86-77
Item ID
C86-119*

Friday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Narrative Stage) (Tape 10)

239718
Date
1996-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Kerchmar served as emcee. Meliton and Martha Perdomo perform Cuban decimas: sample decimas by José Donates, Melitón Perdomo, and Asbies Benites (who is 12 years old). Ann Browning Masters recites new poems honoring Minorcans and more. Masters poetry continues on C96-...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-57

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 8)

239768
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Billie continues from C96-110 with the legend of "how we got here" and another similar legend. Olusegun (Tallahassee, FL), African storyteller teaches Ashanti words and tells an Anansi story. Lilian Arce and the Grupo Folklorico perform Chilean and Hispanic social dances. ...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-111

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 9)

239769
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Lilian Arce and Grupo Folklorico continue from C96-111 with the merengue. They also perform a Chilean dance, "La Cueca", and the Mexican Hat Dance ("Jarabe Tapatio"). Arce talks about the group and solicits audience participation in dancing - they lear...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-112

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 10)

239770
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. Johnny Conga continues from C96-112 with his personal history. He then discusses various rhythms associated with conga drumming such as comparsa (Cuba), plena (Puerto Rico), bomba (Puerto Rico), rumba (Cuba), abaqua (Afro-Cuban), agogo and samba (Brazil). He also discusses...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-113

Saturday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 11)

239771
Date
1996-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette tape. The Rondalla Filipino String Band continues from C96-113. Jose Silva discusses the Nicaraguan toro huaco dance and Mayan belief.
Type
Sound
Item ID
C96-114

Sunday performances at the 2001 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 1)

240370
Date
2001-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Type
Sound
Item ID
D01-29

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