Music from the South, Vol. 8: Young Songsters

Music from the South, Vol. 8: Young Songsters

(Folkways Records, 1956), 40 mins

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Field of Interest
American Music
Description

Recorded in 1954, this album presents a younger generation of gospel singers from Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi. These performances represent a musical style based in the traditions heard on Volumes 6 and 7 of this series, but with clear movement toward a more polished urban gospel sound.

Content Type
Music recording
Duration
40 mins
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Traditional Gospel
Label
Folkways Records
Release Date
1956
Subject
American Music, World Music, Music & Performing Arts, American Studies, Sacred Music, Folk Music, General Perspectives, Música Sacra, Música Sagrada, Música Folk, Perspectivas Gerais, Perspectivas Generales, United States
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Música Sacra, Música Sagrada, Música Folk, Perspectivas Gerais, Perspectivas Generales

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