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The Legacy of Elizabeth Cotten

The Legacy ofElizabeth Cotten Introduction Folk music, like folk literature, is of oral tradition. Folk music is learned through listening rather than reading. The question

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Folk-ryin’ out loud

A look into the history of the Kora in Folk music and African American music The Kora is an instrument  used within Jali families of

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Jubilee Quartets Post

jubilee quartets

Jubilee Quartets were vocal a cappella groups consisting of at least four black men, each one having a different tone of voice than the other.

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Jubilee Quartet

The Four Harmonies The jubilee period occurred from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century so black colleges could gain monetary support for financial hardships.

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Jubilee Quartets

A jubilee quartet is an a capella singing group that consists of four to six male or female voices. These quartets are traditionally African American

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets- By Nyla Griffith In the period of 1880-1929, a new genre of music was born in the African American community. This new genre

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Blues

jubilee quartets

Jubilee Quartets were vocal a cappella groups consisting of at least four black men, each one having a different tone of voice than the other.

Read More »

Jubilee Quartet

The Four Harmonies The jubilee period occurred from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century so black colleges could gain monetary support for financial hardships.

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

A jubilee quartet is an a capella singing group that consists of four to six male or female voices. These quartets are traditionally African American

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets- By Nyla Griffith In the period of 1880-1929, a new genre of music was born in the African American community. This new genre

Read More »

Blues

jubilee quartets

Jubilee Quartets were vocal a cappella groups consisting of at least four black men, each one having a different tone of voice than the other.

Read More »

Jubilee Quartet

The Four Harmonies The jubilee period occurred from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century so black colleges could gain monetary support for financial hardships.

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

A jubilee quartet is an a capella singing group that consists of four to six male or female voices. These quartets are traditionally African American

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets- By Nyla Griffith In the period of 1880-1929, a new genre of music was born in the African American community. This new genre

Read More »