Chapter 11. Southern Music

  1. Richard Gray and
  2. Owen Robinson
  1. John White

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756935.ch11

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American South

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American South

How to Cite

White, J. (2004) Southern Music, in A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American South (eds R. Gray and O. Robinson), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756935.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631224044

Online ISBN: 9780470756935

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Keywords:

  • instrumental music;
  • vocal music;
  • culture;
  • colonial period;
  • slaveholder

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sacred Songs and Spirituals

  • Gospel Music

  • Minstrelsy

  • The Blues

  • Ragtime

  • Jazz

  • The Musical South