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Photographs from the 2014 National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Elko, Nevada

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Images from Elko:

Additional images as I edit:

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Fred Newman Effects Master of Prairie Hone Companion Fame

Friday:

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Glenn Ohrlin, Brigid Reedy and John Reedy Backstage. Brigid and Glenn are almost 80 years apart in age but have developed an offstage friendship and onstage rapport.

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Glenn Ohrlin and Brigid Reedy onstage discuss what they should play next. They are almost 80 years apart in age but have developed an offstage friendship and onstage rapport.

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Kristyn Harris and Trinity Seely hug backstage between performances

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A high school girl prepares to go onstage to recite poetry with Joel Nelson.

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A woman hugs Sheldeen Haleamau of the Gary Haleamau Family Band. She tells Haleamau that their music brought her back 50 years to when she and her husband lived in Hawaii. The moment brought tears to both of their eyes.

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Sheldeen Haleamau of the Gary Haleamau Family Band backstage

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Cajun and Zydeco dance class with Dick and Sandy Sturm.

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Weigand Gallery opening reception for the exhibit, “Expressing the Rural West – Into the Future.”

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Mustache, Elko, Nevada

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D.W. Groethe at the Elko Convention Center before the Friday night performance of the Trail’s End Ranch Radio Show.

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Ian Tyson Backstage before his show.

Thursday:

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Late night jam at the Western Folklife Center.

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Backstage with Riders in the Sky

Wednesday:

#elkocowboypoetry #westernfolklife

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Teen Poetry Workshop with Randy Rieman and Joel Nelson

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Teen Poetry Workshop with Randy Rieman and Joel Nelson

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Backstage before the premier of the Trail’s End Ranch Radio Show

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Music jam at The Star Basque restaurant with Kristyn Harris

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D.W. Groethe talks into a can impersonating an alien at the Trail’s End Ranch Radio Show

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Teen Poetry Slam at the Western Folklife Center G3 Bar Theater

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Teen Poetry Slam at the Western Folklife Center G3 Bar Theater

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Written by Jessica Brandi Lifland

January 30, 2014 at 12:40 pm

2013 National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Photographs Elko, Nevada

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Images from the 2013 National Cowboy Poetry Gathering.

To see more or order prints click here

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Brigid and John Reedy at the Friday night dance with the Saddle Cats.

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Texas Two-Step dance class with music performed live by Wylie and the Wild West

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Texas Two-Step dance class with music performed live by Wylie and the Wild West

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Wylie and the Wild West pack up after performing at a Texas Two-Step dance class.

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John Reedy and Brigid Reedy watch Wally McRae on a screen  backstage as McRae performs live onstage to the right.

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Wally McRae, Elizabeth Ebert and Randy Rieman backstage before a show at the Elko Convention Center

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Marco Rufo plays the Italian organetto for an audience. He and Gianluca Zammarelli performed Italian Traditional rural music at the G Bar Theater.

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D.W. Groethe onstage during a poetry session.

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The Quebe sisters and Max Baca listen to Josh Baca of Max Baca and the Los Texmaniacs demonstrate with the accordion backstage after their performances. Scenes from the 29th annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada. January 30, 2013. (Photo by Jessica Brandi Lifland)

To read about the 2013 gathering visit westernfolklifecenter.wordpress.com

Written by Jessica Brandi Lifland

January 31, 2013 at 3:57 pm

Stefanie Nelson Dance group – sndancegroup.org at the iTVT intensive in New York City

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Stefanie Nelson Dance group – sndancegroup.org at the
iTVT’s Television of Tomorrow intensive conference in New York City on December 5, 2011.
Dancing for Stefanie Nelson Dance Group is Yin Yue.

More images from the iTVT NYC intensive Conference posted here.

Written by Jessica Brandi Lifland

December 13, 2011 at 5:39 pm

Posted in Dance, Photography blog

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Parkside Lending’s 2010 Holiday Party at the Great American Music Hall

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Parkside Lending Holiday Party at the Great American Music Hall

Parkside Lending’s Holiday Party photos are now posted.

To view the gallery click here

The band Luce performing at the party

Written by Jessica Brandi Lifland

December 14, 2010 at 9:22 pm

itvt’s TVoT Show & Conference at the New York Museum of Art and Design

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Written by Jessica Brandi Lifland

December 13, 2010 at 3:48 pm

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