Digital Archives Initiative
Memorial University DELTS Video Collection, pre-1994
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
Newfoundland Folk Festival. 1981. Tape 19. Day 3 Continues
Save this File (181.18MB)
Right-click the icon and click "Save As"
TitleNewfoundland Folk Festival. 1981. Tape 19. Day 3 Continues
Alternative Title1981 Newfoundland Folk Festival. Tape 19 of 25
SummaryDay 3 of the fifth annual Newfoundland Folk Festival continues at the St. John's Curling Club. Opens with a dance session featuring the St. Pats Dancers (step-dancing). Neil Murray hosts "There's a Racket in the Kitchen" and "Havin' a Time" sessions that include performances by Ed Doucette (fiddle) and the two Ron Felixes (guitar and accordion), Marilyn Bensen (tin whistle), Emile Benoit and Rufus Guinchard with Figgy Duff. A ceremony involving the exchange of gifts between provinces of Newfoundand and Labrador and Manitoba, with Hon. Hal Andrews, Minister of Culture, Recreation and Youth; Hon. Norma Price, Minister of Culture, Government of Manitoba; Mr. Ray O'Neil, Deputy Mayor of St. John's; Henry Harvey, President of Newfoundland and Labrador Mulitcultural Society; and Andy Samuelson, President of St. John's Folk Arts Council. Phyllis Noseworthy sings "Oh, Canada".
SubjectFolk music festivals--Newfoundland and Labrador
Step dancing--Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland--Songs and music
Fiddlers--Newfoundland and Labrador
Cultural relations
CreatorMemorial University of Newfoundland. Extension Service
ContributorsSt. Pat's Dancers (Dancer)
Murray, Neil A. (Host)
Doucette, Ed (Musician)
Felix, Ron (Musician)
Benoit, Emile, 1913-1992 (Musician)
Guinchard, Rufus, 1899-1990 (Musician)
Figgy Duff (Musical group) (Musician)
Noseworthy, Phyllis (Singer)
Andrews, Hal
Price, Norma
O'Neill, Ray
Samuelson, Andy
St. John's Folk Arts Council
PublisherMUN Extension Service
Associated NameMemorial University of Newfoundland. Distance Education, Learning and Teaching Support (DELTS)
Duration52:06 minutes
NotesVideo Accession Number 82-092, v90; held at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Folklore and Language Archive
LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Avalon Peninsula--St. John's
Catalogue NumberMUNFLA 82-092-V90
TypeMoving Image
Resource TypeVideo
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Media and Data Centre
CollectionMemorial University DELTS Video Collection, pre-1994
Viewable OnlineYes
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next