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John K. Gianaros (1904-1998) playing accordion with the band at the Epiphany glendi in the Sponge Exchange.

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Title

John K. Gianaros (1904-1998) playing accordion with the band at the Epiphany glendi in the Sponge Exchange.

Description

For almost forty years, Gianaros performed with bands in California, Miami, New York, and elsewhere at parties, hotels, and café amans or Greek clubs. From the 1930s to 1950s, he regularly recorded with Liberty, Kalos Diskos, Metropolitan, and Mastertone labels. After retirement, he continued to write and perform traditional music and his own compositions in Tarpon Springs. Gianaros received a 1994 Florida Folk Heritage Award.

Source

Courtesy of Tarpon Springs Area Historical Society.

Date

1945

Format

jpeg

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Original Format

photo

Physical Dimensions

3600 × 2545

Files

4 John Gianaros on accordion with music group performing for.jpg

Citation

“John K. Gianaros (1904-1998) playing accordion with the band at the Epiphany glendi in the Sponge Exchange.,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed May 22, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/1586.

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