MIDTERM REVIEW - Fall 2018

FOLK / NEGRO SPIRITUALS

Spiritual Post (Kayla Davis)

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bytFrsL4_4[/embedyt]   Spirituals – Kayla Davis & Jasmine Euell Negro Spirituals originate from slavery. They cover many emotions ranging from hope to sorrow. Negro

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JUBILEE QUARTETS

Jubilee Quartet

The Jubilee Quartet period began in 1880 after the American Civil War, one of the more recognized quartets are The Fisk Jubilee Singers. One of

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Jubilee Quartet

Jubilee quartets were derived from the Fisk jubilee singers after the ending of slavery; this began in 1871 by George L. White at Fisk University

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Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets from Beginning to End origin began in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century used to finance universities and colleges the first

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Jubilee Quartet Post

Timeline 1880-1929: Jubilee Period 1930-1945: Transitional Period 1950: Gospel “I Couldn’t Hear Nobody Pray” by the Fisk University Jubilee Quartet  The Jubilee Period In 1871

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RAGTIME

Ragtime Post

Ragtime was the first African American music genre to be popularized in mainstream american culture. Although this genre was popular, in mainstream media it degraded

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All About Ragtime

Background  Ragtime was a musical style way before the music was given a name. The ragtime style gained widespread popularity from about 1896 to 1920.

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BLUES

Blues

Blues The earliest example of Blues were found in the form of work songs. Work songs were created by Black men laying down the railroads.

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Blues

Origin- The blues became popular in the early 20th century and died down in the 1920ish. Blues was classified a work song, meaning African Americans

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Blues

Blues(1930-1940s) Blues came from Negro Spirituals and Folk music. This genre can be considered another step away from spiritual  music to secular music. The genre was

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