Item Details

Print View

The R. Nathaniel Dett Reader: Essays on Black Sacred Music

edited by Jon Michael Spencer
Format
Book
Published
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1991.
Language
English
Series
Black Sacred Music
Contents
  • Helping to lay foundation for Negro music of the future
  • The emancipation of Negro music
  • Development of Negro secular music
  • The development of Negro religious music
  • Negro music of the present
  • Review of The book of American Negro spirituals
  • Review of Negro workaday songs
  • John W. Work
  • Religious folk-songs of the Negro
  • As the Negro school sings
  • Notes to the Hampton Choir at Carnegie Hall
  • Notes to the Hampton Choir at Symphony Hall
  • Notes to the Hampton Choir at Queen's Hall
  • A musical invasion of Europe
  • From bell stand to throne room
  • The Dett collection of Negro spirituals
  • Understanding the Negro spiritual
  • The authenticity of the spiritual
  • The development of the Negro spiritual
  • Negro music.
Description
xiv, 138 p. : ill., music, ports. ; 23 cm.
Notes
  • "A special issue of Black sacred music: a journal of theomusicology."
  • "The focus of this reader of the complete writings of musician and scholar Robert Nathaniel Dett (1882-1943) is African American sacred music"--Pref.
  • "Bibliography of Dett's published works": p. [131].
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Statement
Black sacred music, 1043-9455 ; v. 5, no. 2
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02220cam a2200361Ia 4500
    001 u2638340
    003 SIRSI
    005 19970310093233.0
    008 941229s1991 ncuacg b 001 0deng d
    035
      
      
    a| (Sirsi) o31748798
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)31748798
    040
      
      
    a| NOC c| NOC d| KSW
    049
      
      
    a| VA@@
    090
      
      
    a| ML3556 b| .R56 1991
    245
    0
    4
    a| The R. Nathaniel Dett reader : b| essays on black sacred music / c| edited by Jon Michael Spencer.
    260
      
      
    a| Durham, N.C. : b| Duke University Press, c| 1991.
    300
      
      
    a| xiv, 138 p. : b| ill., music, ports. ; c| 23 cm.
    440
      
    0
    a| Black sacred music, x| 1043-9455 ; v| v. 5, no. 2
    500
      
      
    a| "A special issue of Black sacred music: a journal of theomusicology."
    500
      
      
    a| "The focus of this reader of the complete writings of musician and scholar Robert Nathaniel Dett (1882-1943) is African American sacred music"--Pref.
    504
      
      
    a| "Bibliography of Dett's published works": p. [131].
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibliographical references and index.
    505
    0
      
    a| Helping to lay foundation for Negro music of the future -- The emancipation of Negro music -- Development of Negro secular music -- The development of Negro religious music -- Negro music of the present -- Review of The book of American Negro spirituals -- Review of Negro workaday songs -- John W. Work -- Religious folk-songs of the Negro -- As the Negro school sings -- Notes to the Hampton Choir at Carnegie Hall -- Notes to the Hampton Choir at Symphony Hall -- Notes to the Hampton Choir at Queen's Hall -- A musical invasion of Europe -- From bell stand to throne room -- The Dett collection of Negro spirituals -- Understanding the Negro spiritual -- The authenticity of the spiritual -- The development of the Negro spiritual -- Negro music.
    596
      
      
    a| 12
    600
    1
    0
    a| Dett, R. Nathaniel, d| 1882-1943.
    600
    1
    0
    a| Dett, R. Nathaniel, d| 1882-1943 v| Bibliography.
    650
      
    0
    a| African Americans v| Music x| History and criticism.
    650
      
    0
    a| Music x| Religious aspects.
    650
      
    0
    a| Spirituals (Songs) x| History and criticism.
    700
    1
      
    a| Dett, R. Nathaniel, d| 1882-1943.
    700
    1
      
    a| Spencer, Jon Michael.
    999
      
      
    a| ML3556 .R56 1991 w| LC i| X006036931 l| STACKS m| MUSIC t| BOOK
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview
Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Music Stacks N/A Available