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Slave spirituals and the Jubilee Singers, Michael L. Cooper

Label
Slave spirituals and the Jubilee Singers
Title
Slave spirituals and the Jubilee Singers
Statement of responsibility
Michael L. Cooper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the music of African American slaves and tells the story of The Fisk University Jubilee Singers. Illustrated with archival prints and photographs and appended with words and music to seven songs, this account reveals spirituals as an invaluable and unique history of American slavery
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
228841
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, Michael L.
Dewey number
782.42162/96073/00922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3556
LC item number
.C67 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jubilee Singers
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Slave spirituals and the Jubilee Singers, Michael L. Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 72-74) and index
Contents
Strange and beautiful songs -- Musical Africa -- Slave music -- The secret church -- The first black singing stars -- The original jubilee singers -- The northern tour -- Singing for royalty
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 86 p.
Isbn
9780395978290
Lccn
00065854
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780395978290
  • (OCoLC)45707645
Label
Slave spirituals and the Jubilee Singers, Michael L. Cooper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 72-74) and index
Contents
Strange and beautiful songs -- Musical Africa -- Slave music -- The secret church -- The first black singing stars -- The original jubilee singers -- The northern tour -- Singing for royalty
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 86 p.
Isbn
9780395978290
Lccn
00065854
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780395978290
  • (OCoLC)45707645

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