W14 Music 160 Week 2 Lesson 1

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(this
is
to
dis%nguish
from
what
are
called
 arranged
spirituals
or
concert
spirituals)

 •  “Folk
spiritual:
The
earliest
form
of
indigenous
a
 cappella
religious
music
created
by
African
 Americans
during
slavery”
(Burnim
2006:
52).
 –  Late
18th
century
crea%on
(ibid)
 –  Created
by
and
for
black
people
 –  Prominent
from
late
18th
century
through
Civil
War
 era
 (U.S.
Civil
War,
1861‐1865)
 Ring
Shout
 •  “A
form
of
folk
spiritual
which
incorporates
 highly
stylized
religious

 
dance
as
par%cipants

 
move
in
a

 
counterclockwise
circle”

 
(Burnim
2006:
55).
 –  Also
called
a
“shout”
 –  Earliest
on
record
dates
from
1845,
though
 prac%ce
p...
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