Tag: Folk Music

All Music is Folk Music

All Music is Folk Music Present day folk music often features songs performed by white musicians. This was not always the case. Folk music originated

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Nina Simone & Folk Music

Folk Music Music was an essential part of African culture- dancing, singing, and playing instruments. As a way to adjust to the New World, Secular

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A Look into Folk Music

A Look Into Folk Music Trinity Burnett Black musicians played an important role in the progression of American Folk Music. Originally coming from negro spirituals,

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The History of Folk Music

Folk Music Influence in Slave Communities Work songs were used in Slave communities to help coordinate movement, lift their spirits, and help ward of fatigue

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