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Folk Music – Ava Malloy

Folk music originated in the 1600s and features the uses of instruments like the banjo, fiddle, drums, rhythm bones, and the djembe. Other forms of

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Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman I’ll always remember the first time I ever heard “Fast Car.” I was about ten years old. My grandma and I had just

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Tracy Chapman

About Tracy Tracy Chapman was born March 30, 1964 in Cleveland, Ohio. Her love of music started early, at the age of three. Chapman’s first

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Blues

Blues music was known to break down the stereotypes of Black people and play a role in the fight for justice and equality during the

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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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Jubilee Quartets Post

Jubilee Quartet Post

The Impact of HBCU’s on Jubilee Quartets Jubilee quartets were an important part of 20th century African American music and held significant cultural and religious

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The Soul Stirrers

The Soul Stirrers The Jubilee Quartets        The 1920’s was a transformative period of time as the rise of Jubilee quartets began to

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Blues

Jubilee Quartet Post

The Impact of HBCU’s on Jubilee Quartets Jubilee quartets were an important part of 20th century African American music and held significant cultural and religious

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The Soul Stirrers

The Soul Stirrers The Jubilee Quartets        The 1920’s was a transformative period of time as the rise of Jubilee quartets began to

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Blues

Jubilee Quartet Post

The Impact of HBCU’s on Jubilee Quartets Jubilee quartets were an important part of 20th century African American music and held significant cultural and religious

Read More »

The Soul Stirrers

The Soul Stirrers The Jubilee Quartets        The 1920’s was a transformative period of time as the rise of Jubilee quartets began to

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