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(Updated on 13/05/2016)

 

 

 

 

 

  • Spirituals (afroamhistory.about.com)
    "Spiriituals helped slaves endure life and gave them a way to express their joys, sorrows, hopes, and dreams."

 

 

  • Music You Won’t Hear Anywhere Else - New Orleans brass bands - Audio + Script
    "We go to the music-filled Treme neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

  • Saving Black Gospel Music - AUDIO + SCRIPT
    "New African-American museum in Washington, DC to save and play music that is an important part of American history."

    (learningenglish.voanews.com)

 

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