W14 Music 160 Week 2 Lesson 1

Spirituals spiritualreligiousmusicofafrican

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under
different
condi%ons
than
did
 many
of
their
European
counterparts
 •  Also
had
a
very
different
experience
living
in
America
 •  Ques%on:
What
did
African
Americans
do
to
make
 sense
of
their
situa%on,
to
survive
it,
to
resist
their
 oppression,
and
to
forge
a
new
culture
through
music?
 Spirituals
 •  “Spiritual:
Religious
music
of
African
 Americans
during
slavery”
(Burnim
2006:
51).
 –  What
are
called
folk
spirituals
developed
fi...
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