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Folk Music

Folk Music Thesis Folk is important because it inspired change during the Civil Rights Movement and united Americans of all races under one cause. History

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The Infamous Paul Robeson

Paul Robeson was born April 9, 1898 in Philadelphia, PA. His parents were escaped slaves and raised him to be the political activist and singer

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Voices That Carried On

History of Negro Spirituals Spirituals were religious songs made by African Americans during slavery whereas hymns were loosely based on biblical scripture  The Great Awakening,

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Jubilee Quartets Post

The Dixie Hummingbirds

History of Jubilee Quartets Jubilee quartets began at Fisk University with a group called the Fisk Jubilee Singers created and organized by George L. White.

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets Jubilee is are fast and rhythmic songs that tell a story, sometimes with syncopation. The jubilee period occurred from the late nineteenth and

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets What is Jubilee singing? The word jubilee was derived  from the bible where its latin definition most nearly meant “to shout with joy”.

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Blues

The Dixie Hummingbirds

History of Jubilee Quartets Jubilee quartets began at Fisk University with a group called the Fisk Jubilee Singers created and organized by George L. White.

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets Jubilee is are fast and rhythmic songs that tell a story, sometimes with syncopation. The jubilee period occurred from the late nineteenth and

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets What is Jubilee singing? The word jubilee was derived  from the bible where its latin definition most nearly meant “to shout with joy”.

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Blues

The Dixie Hummingbirds

History of Jubilee Quartets Jubilee quartets began at Fisk University with a group called the Fisk Jubilee Singers created and organized by George L. White.

Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets Jubilee is are fast and rhythmic songs that tell a story, sometimes with syncopation. The jubilee period occurred from the late nineteenth and

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets What is Jubilee singing? The word jubilee was derived  from the bible where its latin definition most nearly meant “to shout with joy”.

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