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Author Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996.

Title Negro folk music, U.S.A.

Imprint New York, Columbia University Press, 1963.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  782.42162 C834n    ---  Available
Description x, 324 p. illus., music. 24 cm.
Note "The music" (melodies with words): p. [221]-287.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [299]-301; Discography: p. [302]-308.
Summary Discusses the essence and development of various forms of Negro folk music, both vocal and instrumental, including ballads, blues, spirituals, worksongs, Louisiana Creole songs, cries, dances, and game songs. Includes words and music for forty-three songs, and discographies.
Subject African Americans -- Music -- History and criticism
African Americans -- Music -- Discography
Songs, English

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