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Reflect reclaim rejoice

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Reflect reclaim rejoice : preserving the gift of black sacred music

43 p.
; 23 cm. Paperback.

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Four centuries ago, Blacks enslaved in America created a music form that gbave solace even during the most inhumane conditions. This DVD traces the music's history and invites the viewers to see and experience the ways it is being kept alive. Filmed on location in Methodist chruches where the oldest living African American music is still sung - Georgia, Maryland, and South Carolina - viewers come to understand the key role that spi8rituals played in liberating a people who had little more than a sont.

Donated by: Jucith Higbee.

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ISBN:

978-0-88177-746-8

Title:

Reflect reclaim rejoice : preserving the gift of black sacred music / Safiyah Fosus, Robert McMichael III, Cynthia A. Wilson.

Physical:

43 p.
; 23 cm. Paperback.

Notes:

Part of the African Hynmal Project of The United Methodist Church .....preserving Black sacred music for generations to come.

Summary:

Four centuries ago, Blacks enslaved in America created a music form that gbave solace even during the most inhumane conditions. This DVD traces the music's history and invites the viewers to see and experience the ways it is being kept alive. Filmed on location in Methodist chruches where the oldest living African American music is still sung - Georgia, Maryland, and South Carolina - viewers come to understand the key role that spi8rituals played in liberating a people who had little more than a sont.

Acq source:

Higbee, Judiith.

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