Introduction Post

about me

Gabrielle Fullilove first year student. born in Chicago, Il high school – Marian Catholic High School Major- biochem hobbies- swimming, waterpolo  

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Alesha Minott

Hello My name is Alesha Minott. I am a senior biology major from New Jersey. I hope to learn more about African American folklore music

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About Myself: Tyler Jennings

  Hello! My name is Tyler Jennings a sophomore Theater and Performance Major, Music- Vocal Concentration Minor from Albany Georgia. Since coming to Spelman College,

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About Me

Hi! My name is Terra and I am a sophomore philosophy major from Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Introduction

Hello! My name is Christal Smith. I am a senior majoring in biology on the pre-med track. I was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Niya Ray Introduction

My name is Niya Ray. I am a sophomore political science major from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While in school I am studying political science on a

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Folk / Spirituals Post

Negro Spirituals

Origin & History Negro Spirituals originated from plantations as lyrical songs to express the stories of the opressed black american people. As a people ,

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The FOLK Impact

The FOLK Impact Folk music originated in the 17th century among  Southern Slaves. As slaves converted to Christianity they began to write songs based on

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Folk

Secular Folk Music originated well before the early seventeenth century.  Music was a part of the everyday life of the people of Africa. It was

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Negro Spirtuals

Negro Spirtuals Black churches for many years have served as a place for inspiration for the black community, rooting back to the years of slavery

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Folk

Music Previous Next My reading of choice was “Folk Music: Songs of the Struggle” by Jasmine Jenkins. In her article, Jenkins successfully begun her text

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hey, Folk!

Hey Folk! Folk music began as a way for enslaved Africans to tell their stories and share their hopes. They used instruments such as the

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Traditional Folks

Folk This genre was created by African-Americans. It is one of the oldest documented genres created by African-Americans. Folk is a blend of traditional sounds

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Folk Music Post

Folk music includes traditional music that has evolved during the 20th century during the folk music revival. There are different types of folk music, this

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Jubilee Quartets Post

The Golden Gate Quartet

The most popular of the Jubilee Quartets were the Golden Quartets. This group formed in the mid-30’s and started in Booker T. Washington High School

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Jubilee Quartets

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yXoBMNZVzo[/embedyt] The Jubilee era started in the mid-1800’s after the abolition of slavery. Jubilee quartets were four to six voices, singing four-part harmony arrangements

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Four sounds

Jubilee Quartet Jubilee Quartet’s originated in the mid 1800s and derived from negro spirituals. The name jubilee quartet came from the Fisk Jubilee singers from

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets Previous Next Jubilee Quartets gave us exactly what their name says they will. These groups consisted of four members,each singing in a different

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What are Jubilee Quartets?

m jubilee quartets Golden Gate Quartet The Golden Gate Quartet was formed in 1931 with Willie Johnson, Henry Owens, William Langford, and Orlandus Wilson which

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Blues

The Golden Gate Quartet

The most popular of the Jubilee Quartets were the Golden Quartets. This group formed in the mid-30’s and started in Booker T. Washington High School

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Jubilee Quartets

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yXoBMNZVzo[/embedyt] The Jubilee era started in the mid-1800’s after the abolition of slavery. Jubilee quartets were four to six voices, singing four-part harmony arrangements

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Four sounds

Jubilee Quartet Jubilee Quartet’s originated in the mid 1800s and derived from negro spirituals. The name jubilee quartet came from the Fisk Jubilee singers from

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets Previous Next Jubilee Quartets gave us exactly what their name says they will. These groups consisted of four members,each singing in a different

Read More »

What are Jubilee Quartets?

m jubilee quartets Golden Gate Quartet The Golden Gate Quartet was formed in 1931 with Willie Johnson, Henry Owens, William Langford, and Orlandus Wilson which

Read More »

Blues

The Golden Gate Quartet

The most popular of the Jubilee Quartets were the Golden Quartets. This group formed in the mid-30’s and started in Booker T. Washington High School

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yXoBMNZVzo[/embedyt] The Jubilee era started in the mid-1800’s after the abolition of slavery. Jubilee quartets were four to six voices, singing four-part harmony arrangements

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Four sounds

Jubilee Quartet Jubilee Quartet’s originated in the mid 1800s and derived from negro spirituals. The name jubilee quartet came from the Fisk Jubilee singers from

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets Previous Next Jubilee Quartets gave us exactly what their name says they will. These groups consisted of four members,each singing in a different

Read More »

What are Jubilee Quartets?

m jubilee quartets Golden Gate Quartet The Golden Gate Quartet was formed in 1931 with Willie Johnson, Henry Owens, William Langford, and Orlandus Wilson which

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