Florida Folklife Program

Press Releases

2014

Release Date Title
May
May 23, 2014 Florida Memory Launches New Internet Radio Station
February
February 27, 2014 Florida Folklife Program Seeks Master Artists and Apprentices
February 20, 2014 Secretary Detzner Announces the Selection of Five Master Folk Artists

2013

Release Date Title
July
July 12, 2013 Secretary Detzner Seeks Nominations for Florida Folk Heritage Awards
July 09, 2013 Florida Folklife Program Receives Florida Historical Society Award
March
March 19, 2013 Secretary Detzner Honors Florida Heritage Month Award Winners
March 18, 2013 Award-Winning Afro-Cuban Dancer to Give Free Public Performance at Mission San Luis
March 14, 2013 Secretary Detzner Announces the Start of Florida Heritage Month
February
February 05, 2013 Florida Folklife Program Seeks Master Artists and Apprentices

2012

Release Date Title
November
November 08, 2012 Florida Department of State Announces Release of Drop on Down in Florida: Field Recordings of African American Traditional Music, 1977-1980
November 06, 2012 Florida Department of State Announces Release of Drop on Down in Florida: Field Recordings of African American Traditional Music, 1977-1980
October
October 03, 2012 Secretary Detzner Announces Master Folk Artists Who Will Serve in the 2012-13 Apprenticeship Program
September
September 04, 2012 MEDIA ADVISORY: Master Afro-Cuban Batá Drummer to Give Free Public Performance at Mission San Luis
July
July 20, 2012 Secretary Detzner Seeks Nominations for Florida Folk Heritage Awards
February
February 03, 2012 Secretary Browning Requests Applications for Folklife Program Master Artists and Apprentices

2011

Release Date Title
October
October 06, 2011 Secretary Browning Announces Master Folk Artists Who Will Serve in the 2011-12 Apprenticeship Program
June
June 06, 2011 Secretary Browning Seeks Nominations for Florida Folk Heritage Awards
June 02, 2011 Secretary Browning Announces National Endowment for the Arts Grant to Florida Division of Historical Resources
May
May 13, 2011 Secretary Browning Announces Florida Folklife Selections to be featured in Library of Congress’ “National Sampler”
April
April 20, 2011 Secretary Browning Recognizes Contributions of Florida Folk Artists