Graham, Sandra J. () Spirituals and the birth of a black entertainment industry /MLA Citation
Graham, Sandra J. Spirituals And The Birth Of A Black Entertainment Industry. : . Print.
Spirituals and the birth of a black entertainment industry /
Sandra Jean Graham.
|Author:||Graham, Sandra J.|
|Published:||Urbana : University of Illinois Press, |
Music in American life.
|Topics:||African Americans - Music - History and criticism. | Spirituals (Songs) - United States - 19th century - History and criticism. | Minstrel shows - United States - History - 19th century. | MUSIC - Religious - Gospel. | RELIGION. | SOCIAL SCIENCE - Ethnic Studies - African American Studies. | Jubilee Singers.|
|Genres:||Criticism, interpretation, etc. | History. | Minstrel shows. | Spirituals (Songs)|
Part II. Spirituals for the masses. -- The minstrel show gets religion -- Commercial spirituals -- Spirituals in Uncle Tom shows, melodramas, and spectacles -- Blurring boundaries between traditional and commercial -- Conclusion: lessons and legacies.