Browse Titles - 2 results

Sort

Music Down Home: An Introduction to Negro Folk Music, U.S.A.
See details
produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 (Folkways Records, 1965), 1 hour 28 mins

This 1965 recording traces the evolution of African American folk music from the South.The oral tradition of folk music in the African American community has demonstrated a perseverence through the eras of slavery and segregation while embracing and influencing American popular music through songs, lyrics and perf...

Sample
produced by Charles Edward Smith, 1904-1970 (Folkways Records, 1965), 1 hour 28 mins
×