Black People Bring the Flavor and the Style!

The “Tradition” The contributions of Black people to Jubilee music altered the tradition of the quartets. In Black culture, a Jubilee quartet meant more than just four people singing. Black artists breathed life into the quartet by adding more harmonies, sounds, and singers to this genre of music. Even within Jubilee music’s Gospel period, […]

Shedding Some Light on Underrated Jubilee Quartets

Shedding Some Light on Underrated Jubilee Quartets Jubilee Quartet Background History The Jubilee Quartet genre began in the mid-1800’s, which came from the African American university singing movement. There were three distinct periods throughout the progression of Jubilee Quartets. The first period was from 1880-1929 which is referred to as the jubilee period. The second […]