Day: February 5, 2018

The True Origin of Folk

by AnnaLiza Carey and Katie Eugene In our study of folk music, my partner and I focused on two artists: Elizabeth Cotton and Leadbelly, to

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Folk Music

My take on Folk Music, specifically in the African culture, I used to think about a black man holding a banjo and singing what I

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Negro Spiritual: H.T. Burleigh

Jesénia Jackson Jiana Barnes   Negro Spirituals is a type of religious folksong that is associated with the African people in the South. Negro spirituals

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Spiritual Post (Kayla Davis)

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bytFrsL4_4[/embedyt]   Spirituals – Kayla Davis & Jasmine Euell Negro Spirituals originate from slavery. They cover many emotions ranging from hope to sorrow. Negro

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Folk Post (Kayla Davis)

Folk – Kayla Davis & Jasmine Euell Folk music describes a group activity for the African slaves. In some ways, music united the community. They

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