Negro folk music U.S.A

Discusses the essence and development of various forms of Negro folk music, both vocal and instrumental, including ballads, blues, spirituals, worksongs, Louisiana Creole songs, cries, dances, and game songs. Includes words and music for forty-three songs, and discographies.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996.
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, 1963.
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Online Access:Access restricted to subscribers.
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Summary:Discusses the essence and development of various forms of Negro folk music, both vocal and instrumental, including ballads, blues, spirituals, worksongs, Louisiana Creole songs, cries, dances, and game songs. Includes words and music for forty-three songs, and discographies.
Item Description:"The music" (melodies with words): p. [221]-287.
Physical Description:1 electronic resource (x, 324 p.)
Bibliography:Bibliography: p. [299]-301; Discography: p. [302]-308.