Slave Songs of the United States

Slave Songs of the United States
The Classic 1867 Anthology

Ed. William Francis Allen, Charles Pickard Ware, and Lucy McKim Garrison Vocal Book Item: 06-285731
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This 1867 landmark book represents the first systematic effort to collect and preserve the songs sung by the plantation slaves of the Old South. Most of the 130 songs, arranged by geographic area, were recorded directly from the singers themselves. Includes the melody line and all known verses to each song.

Additional Information

Series: Dover Edition
Instrument: Voice
Format: Book
Item Number: 06-285731
ISBN 10: 0-486-28573-1
ISBN 13: 978-0-486-28573-3
UPC: 9780486285733

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