Negro Folk Music, U. S. A.

Negro Folk Music, U. S. A.

by Harold Courlander
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions


Among the first and finest studies of African-American folk music, this book focuses primarily on the origins and musical qualities of typical genres ranging from simple cries and calls to anthems and spirituals, ballads and the blues. Authentic versions of 43 songs are presented, along with a valuable bibliography and discography.

Overview


Among the first and finest studies of African-American folk music, this book focuses primarily on the origins and musical qualities of typical genres ranging from simple cries and calls to anthems and spirituals, ballads and the blues. Authentic versions of 43 songs are presented, along with a valuable bibliography and discography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486273501
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
5.42(w) x 8.48(h) x 0.66(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >