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Who is the Queen of Folk Music?

Odetta was an American singer, actress, guitarist, lyricist, and a civil and human rights activist.  Odetta was born on December 31, 1930 in Birmingham, Alabama to

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African Folk, American Music

A look into early African instruments, music types, and performance styles reminds us that complexity runs deep in the roots of Black expression. Many instruments

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The Evolution of the Banjo

What Is The Banjo: The banjo is an instrument commonly found used in folk music that was brought from West Africa to America through slavery.

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Alannah Ross: Negro Spirituals

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Negro Spirituals + Modern Black Music

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The Evolution of Work Songs

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Kaia Bruce and Sierra Simmons

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Jubilee Quartets Post

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quarters were religious music groups full of Black people and there were three major periods of Jubilee Quartets from the late 1880s to the

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Jubilee Quartet

Jubilee quartet was of group of African-American men who would sing religious music in the early 20th century. The Fisk Jubilee singers were the first

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Fisk Jubilee Singers

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Fisk Jubilee Singers

The Fisk Jubilee Singers were originally created as a 9-member choral group to raise money for the historically Black Fisk University, met with a bit

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Jubilee Spiritual

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Jubilee Post

Jubilee Quartet’s Evolution by Kyleigh Brown Origin Jubilee is “a genre from the 19th century with sacred or secular narrative texts, sung with a moderate

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Blues

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quarters were religious music groups full of Black people and there were three major periods of Jubilee Quartets from the late 1880s to the

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Jubilee Quartet

Jubilee quartet was of group of African-American men who would sing religious music in the early 20th century. The Fisk Jubilee singers were the first

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Fisk Jubilee Singers

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Fisk Jubilee Singers

The Fisk Jubilee Singers were originally created as a 9-member choral group to raise money for the historically Black Fisk University, met with a bit

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Jubilee Spiritual

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Jubilee Post

Jubilee Quartet’s Evolution by Kyleigh Brown Origin Jubilee is “a genre from the 19th century with sacred or secular narrative texts, sung with a moderate

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Blues

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quarters were religious music groups full of Black people and there were three major periods of Jubilee Quartets from the late 1880s to the

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Jubilee Quartet

Jubilee quartet was of group of African-American men who would sing religious music in the early 20th century. The Fisk Jubilee singers were the first

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Fisk Jubilee Singers

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Fisk Jubilee Singers

The Fisk Jubilee Singers were originally created as a 9-member choral group to raise money for the historically Black Fisk University, met with a bit

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Jubilee Spiritual

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Jubilee Post

Jubilee Quartet’s Evolution by Kyleigh Brown Origin Jubilee is “a genre from the 19th century with sacred or secular narrative texts, sung with a moderate

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