Audio Recording Interview and performance at Mrs. Teals' house, Tifton, Georgia
Interview and performance at Mrs. Teals' house, Tifton, Georgia, side A
About this Item
- Interview and performance at Mrs. Teals' house, Tifton, Georgia
- Robinson, Beverly J. (Collector)
- Teals, Mrs. (Performer)
Created / Published
- Tifton, Georgia, August 9, 1977
- - Folklore--Georgia
- - Field recordings
- - Interviews
- - Sound recording
- - United States -- Georgia -- Tifton
- Field recordings
- Sound recording
- - Part 1 of a 3-part recording of hymn singing in the home of Mrs. Fannie Lee Teals, Tifton GA, fieldworker Beverly Robinson's notes list the following attendees: Evelyn White, Annie K. Kelly, Odessa Phillips, Ruby L. Seadrow, Ruby Moore, Fannie Lee Teals, J.C. Brown, Eddie Mae Braswell, A.D. Wright, Reverend Dennard, and Patricia L. Williams; recording begins with some discussion of vocal style, people arriving, introductions, conversations; fieldworker Beverly Robinson explains the purpose for recording to singers; people continue to folks arrive; statement of names and addresses of participants (imperfectly recorded); voice says, "If Mrs. Teals would lead us in a song and Reverend Dennard in a prayer, then we can get started"; selections include "Every Time I Feel the Spirit," prayer with humming in background; "Let us Break Bread Together on our Knees," "Swing Low Sweet Chariot," "All these Years the Lord been Good to Me" (led by Reverend Dennard), "Come by Here, M'Lord," "Bless it all" (with clapping, group sing the shapes (notes) for one verse.
- - Two sets of recordings of this event are included in the South South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection: open-reel recordings at call numbers AFC 1982/010: AFS 21077, AFS 21078, and AFS 21079, and audiocassette recordings at call numbers AFC 1982/010: AFS 21123 and AFS 21124.
- audiotape reel, 7 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- Call number: AFC 1982/010: AFS 21077
- MBRS shelflist: RXA 1653
- Field project identifier: GA7-BR-R15
- South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/010)
- American Folklife Center
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Credit line: South-Central Georgia Folklife Project collection (AFC 1982/010), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Robinson, Beverly J, and Mrs Teals. Interview and performance at Mrs. Teals' house, Tifton, Georgia. Tifton, Georgia, August 9, 1977. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_afs21077/.
APA citation style:
Robinson, B. J. & Teals, M. (1977) Interview and performance at Mrs. Teals' house, Tifton, Georgia. Tifton, Georgia, August 9. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_afs21077/.
MLA citation style:
Robinson, Beverly J, and Mrs Teals. Interview and performance at Mrs. Teals' house, Tifton, Georgia. Tifton, Georgia, August 9, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1982010_afs21077/>.