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Negro music and American. Girl music in America. An exploration of it and its impact on American culture. Here is your host for the series Tony look at Bach. At times I realize that I talk much too much. Since I've already said a great deal about the spirituals this week you might this time just enjoy listening to the music. I'll try to be quiet except to identify the numbers for you that spiritual is a favorite of Carl Sandburg's Go Down Moses song by the harmonizing four. May. When.
Oh. Well that certainly was quite a basso profundo that sang the lead in Go down Moses. Now the Golden Gate Quartet sings hush somebody is calling your name. Week. 1.
Oh oh oh. Oh oh oh oh oh oh. 0 0 0
0. 0 0 0 or what. We're the Golden Gate Quartet comes back to sing for us a spiritual that has had a tremendous upswing in popularity in recent years.
Many folk groups have included this one in their repertoire. This is the way the Golden Gate Quartet sang it in the 40s swing down chariot. Oh oh oh oh oh oh
oh oh. Oh oh oh oh oh. Oh oh. Oh oh oh oh. Just just
stop and. Go home. Home. To swing home. Or neck spiritual is of unusual interest for if you listen to it closely especially to the lead singer as he pours out his heart he will begin to understand the close kinship of the blues and the spirituals he lifted my burdens son but I wake you see.
I. Just want to. Thank you.
I. Think I did. Where you.
Been. Next week there will be a little change in pace. We'll have some really good Kansas City jazz for you. For instance Julie and her boyfriends. If you're not familiar with her you're really going to enjoy her music she's a great singer and pianist. Negro music in America with Tony look and Bach presented transcribed by the SEIU Radio Network. And got us again next week as we continue our exploration of the negro and American music. This program was distributed by national educational radio. This is the National Education already own network.
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Negro music in America
Episode Number
Producing Organization
WSIU 8 (Television station : Carbondale, Ill.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
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Episode Description
This program, the twenty third of thirty nine parts, presents various examples of African-American folk and jazz music.
Series Description
This series focuses on music created and performed by African-Americans, including folk, and jazz styles. This series is hosted by Anton Luckenbach of Carbondale, Illinois, who also gathered interviews in New Orleans for this series.
Media type
Host: Luckenbach, Anton
Producing Organization: WSIU 8 (Television station : Carbondale, Ill.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 67-12-3 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:15:26
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