Texas Star - Mike Rogers, Wien, Missouri, 1994

Title

Texas Star - Mike Rogers, Wien, Missouri, 1994

Subject

Southern / Ozark & Midwest

Description

The caller is 92-year-old Mike Rogers, patter calling at a jam session and square dance held at Wien (Chariton County in north central Missouri) in 1994. There's close-up footage of Rogers starting at 2:15, 3:45 and 7:20. He changes the calls about halfway through, to two gents allemande followed by a doceydo figure. Fiddlers include Nile Wilson (traditional fiddler from Bucklin in north central Missouri) and Charlie Walden, playing at 130 beats per minute.

Another clip from the same event, with more footage of the caller, is here.

Creator

MIke Rogers

Date Created

1994

Contributor

Charlie Walden

Spatial Coverage

USA, Missouri, Wien

Temporal Coverage

1990s

Item Relations

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