This is great for learning to sing, and they're good songs to commit to memory.
This work is by John W. Work Jr. With his brother Frederick, he was the first African American to collect and publish traditional African American songs.
This book is worth having just for the historical information, which was fascinating.
once again, this is a great hymnal for my collection. this is my section time rating these books, I really like them and at the same time I do not have the time to rate books a... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Willie D. Pugh
The book has a wealth of wonderful spirituals, information on their origins, but not enough to my satisfaction on the black voice... Read morePublished 15 months ago by James Darby
This book has a lovely, large collection of songs. What's more, they are preceded by brief (but quality) scholarly analyses that explore the origin and style of the genres the... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Jake Meserve Blount
Enjoyed all the songs included. There were a lot of songs that I had been looking for and could not find before. Read morePublished on April 2, 2013 by June S McMurray
I'd like to become more familiar with the old Negro Spirituals. Someday I'll take the time to learn them better.Published on February 4, 2013 by Lisa Leach