Category: Negro Spirituals

Spiritual vs Hymns

Spirituals vs. Hymns Introduction Spiritual and hymns play a big role in African American music and culture. It demonstrated how enslaved African Americans would use

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Negro Spirituals

Negro Sprituals Those who were bought from Africa dealt with harsh living conditions without freedom or grace. Negro Spirituals were a way were slaves to

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Songs of PPF

Negro Spirituals, also known as the music and songs that slaves used to sing as a coping mechanism. As functions, Negro Spirituals were used an

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Negro Spirituals

By Abiodun Scott​ Negro spirituals were based around the BIble and the tragedies of slavery. African Americans typically used to express their faith in God

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Negro Spirituals

Negro Spirituals Spirituals were originally an oral tradition that iintertwined Christianity and describing the hardships of slavery. Although spirituals were originally unaccompanied songs and developed

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Jubilee Singer

Fisk University Founded in 1866 was the first liberal arts institution of higher learning for both men and women of color. Not even five years

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Negro Spirituals: Express Yourself

Expression Through Throughout slavery, singing was the way slaves could express themselves and their emotions. It was also the way they communicated escapes. Negro spirituals

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