Lift every voice : the history of African-American music /

Main Author: Peretti, Burton W. 1961-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2008.
Series: The African American history series
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • From West Africa to slavery
  • Jubilee and Tin Pan Alley : contrasting sounds of freedom
  • The rise of ragtime and the blues
  • The emergence of jazz
  • Jazz at the Philharmonic : the jazz avant-garde and black classical expression
  • Gospel, freedom songs, and the struggle for equality
  • Black popular music as big business.

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