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The Resource People get ready! : a new history of Black gospel music, Robert Darden

People get ready! : a new history of Black gospel music, Robert Darden

Label
People get ready! : a new history of Black gospel music
Title
People get ready!
Title remainder
a new history of Black gospel music
Statement of responsibility
Robert Darden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Darden, Bob
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3187
LC item number
.D37 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gospel music
Label
People get ready! : a new history of Black gospel music, Robert Darden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discography (p. 325-351), bibliographical references, and index
Contents
Why gospel music? -- Gospel's African roots -- The rise of spirituals in North America -- What spirituals are, what spirituals mean -- The American Civil War -- Reconstruction, the jubilee singers, and minstrelsy -- The foundations of gospel: the Black exodus, barbershop quartets, the Pentecostals, and jack-leg preachers -- The fathers of gospel: William H. Sherwood, Charles A. Tindley, and Thomas A. Dorsey -- Chicago and the rise of gospel music -- Three divas: Rosetta Tharpe, Clara Ward, and Mahalia Jackson -- The great gospel groups: six unforgettable voices -- Gospel on the freedom highway -- Gospel's evolution: from Alex Bradford to James Cleveland to Andrae Crouch -- The last great male quartets -- Contemporary gospel: six defining voices
Control code
55518017
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 424 p.
Isbn
9780826414366
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004012677
Other physical details
ill.
Label
People get ready! : a new history of Black gospel music, Robert Darden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discography (p. 325-351), bibliographical references, and index
Contents
Why gospel music? -- Gospel's African roots -- The rise of spirituals in North America -- What spirituals are, what spirituals mean -- The American Civil War -- Reconstruction, the jubilee singers, and minstrelsy -- The foundations of gospel: the Black exodus, barbershop quartets, the Pentecostals, and jack-leg preachers -- The fathers of gospel: William H. Sherwood, Charles A. Tindley, and Thomas A. Dorsey -- Chicago and the rise of gospel music -- Three divas: Rosetta Tharpe, Clara Ward, and Mahalia Jackson -- The great gospel groups: six unforgettable voices -- Gospel on the freedom highway -- Gospel's evolution: from Alex Bradford to James Cleveland to Andrae Crouch -- The last great male quartets -- Contemporary gospel: six defining voices
Control code
55518017
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 424 p.
Isbn
9780826414366
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004012677
Other physical details
ill.

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