Fiddler Mike Thomley playing fiddle on his porch

235481
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Five color slides.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1790 - S82-1794

Fiddler Wilborn Reaves

235490
Date
1983-03-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slides. Reaves posing with his fiddle. For an interview with Reaves, see S 1576, box 13, tape C84-54.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S83-2349

Recording of Fiddler Willie Jones and his apprentice Trenda Slaughter

240767
Date
01/19/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 17-18

Recording of Fiddler Willie Jones and his apprentice Trenda Slaughter

240768
Date
08/05/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 19-20

Fiddler Trenda Slaughter performing old-time fiddle tunes

240770
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tapes 23

Sampler recording of fiddler Willie Jones

240769
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recorded in 1989, features Jones playing old time fiddle tunes with Fay Baird (banjo) and Tom Staley (guitar). For more information on Jones, see S 1644, box 11, folder 27. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opp...
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 21

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: fiddlers James Kelly and Mick Moloney

235133
Date
1986-05-24
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Twelve color slides. Images of Kelly and Moloney playing Irish music on fiddles. Kelly learned to play from his father. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folkli...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-4728 - S86-4739

Fiddle contest winners performing at the 1991 Florida Folk Festival (Main stage)

237084
Date
1991-05-25
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Fitchen served as emcee.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T91-29
Item ID
T91-30

Billy Bryan performance for the Forest Industries Project

233850
Date
1989-01-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Bryan plays two fiddle tunes with folklorist Rosenberg on guitar. Recorded at an unknown location.
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 7

Publicity slides of fiddler James Kelly for the 1994 Florida Folk Festival

237165
Date
1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides.
Type
Still Image

Old time fiddle tunes and tall tales

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

Friday performances at the 2002 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage) (Disc 11)

241014
Date
05/24/2002
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
CD02-38

Recording of 1993-1994 apprentices & masters

240868
Date
02/17/1994
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Type
Sound
Item ID
Tape 4

Interview with fiddler Wilborn Reaves

238485
Date
1983-03-28
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Side A Mr. Reaves discusses the history of his family and the area; how he learned to play from a traveling violinist; other family members who play music; his playing style; bands in which he played; community gatherings for music; his father, a square dance caller; quitting and...
Type
Sound
Item ID
C84-54

Fiddle tunes by Horace Fletcher

238634
Date
1980-03-15
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Only a few of the songs titles were provided.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T83-77
Item ID
T83-78

Fiddler Robert Blackwelder

234192
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Thirteen black and white prints. 22 April 1978.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
P78-518

Child fiddler Martin Johnson

234443
Date
1987
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two black and white prints. Martin Johnson was a four year old fiddle player. Image of Martin Johnson playing fiddle, and one of him with his parents.
Type
Still Image

Fiddler James Ritchie at the Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival

235683
Date
1984-11-03
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Nine color slides. Images created as fieldwork for the apprenticeship program. Prints made from slide S86-1002 can be found in S 1640, box 3, folder 2. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to shar...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S86-1000 - S86-1008

Interview with fiddler and folklorist David Parker Bennett

235732
Date
1985-02-21
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Bennett was a fiddler and folklorist. He wrote his Master's thesis at the University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill) in 1940: A Study in Fiddle Tunes From Western North Carolina. In the interview, Bennett discusses his research, fellow bluegrass and old-time musicians, and record...
Type
Sound

Zeke Stephens at the 1975 Florida Folk Festival

235759
Date
1985-08
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides. Stephens was from Panama City and played at several folk festivals.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S77-293 - S77-294

Bluegrass Fiddlers Festival

235770
Date
1978-03-10
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One color slide.
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S78-566

Fiddler George Custer with apprentice Andrew Cook

235956
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four black and white prints. Cook was Custer's grandson. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprentices in order to keep the tradition alive....
Type
Still Image

Fiddlers Andrew Cook and George Custer

235961
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two color slides; 12 negatives. Cook served as an apprentice to Custer. He was also his grandson. The Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program began in 1983 with a NEA grant of $22,000. The program provided an opportunity for master folk artists to share technical skills and cultural knowledge with apprent...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
Envelope 5

Fiddler Amy Cox and her apprentice Bob Murphy

235968
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Fifty-four color slides. Amy Cox began playing with her father Gerry and mother Regina in the Homegrown String Band in 1982 at the age of eight. They played the Florida Folk Festival from 1983 through the 1990s. A copy of their album, Little Streams of Whiskey, may be found in S 1640, box 21. Murph...
Type
Still Image

Peyton Bembry performing at the Suwannee River Bluegrass Fish Fry with a string band

236093
Date
1981-09-12
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Four color slides. Slide S82-1007 is missing. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school...
Type
Still Image
Item ID
S82-1012 - S82-1015

Fiddler Billy Bryan performing at the 1989 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Stage)

237420
Date
1989-05-27
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One reel to reel recording. Rosenberg served as emcee. After the music performance, Rosenberg explained about the folklife area.
Type
Sound
Item ID
T89-62

Fred Perry playing his fiddle

234861
Date
1985-02-13
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of well-known fiddler Fred Perry playing his repertoire of old fiddle tunes. He is joined by Doug and Frank Trivette. Perry has played in the St. Johns region for over fifty years, including with bluegrass great Ralph Stanley. Also on the tape is Fred's wife Ruby. For i...
Type
Sound

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

Rosin Up the Bow concert

236253
Date
1994-01-29
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
One proof sheet with fourteen black and white images (plus negatives.) Also one print. Includes one publicity print of Ornstein (of Quebec, Canada).
Type
Still Image

Fiddler James Kelly performing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Old Marble Stage)

237012
Date
1992-05-22
Collection
Florida Folklife Collection
Description
Two reel to reel recordings. Tammy Murray served as emcee. <p>&nbsp;</p> <br />
Type
Sound
Item ID
T92-66
Item ID
T92-67

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