Bruno Chenu provides an extraordinary record of the origin and history of Negro spirituals and offers exceptional historical and sociological insights into their meaning. Section One focuses on the origin of the spiritual by examining the odyssey of the North American slave trade from the seventeenth through the nineteenth centuries. Section Two features an exhaustive study of the various themes found within the spirituals. Included is a CD with eighteen full-length spirituals bound to rouse the spirit.
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Review 1 for The Trouble I've Seen: The Big Book of Negro Spirituals with CD
This book is excellent for gospel lovers
Date:March 12, 2012
This book is for those who have study or want to learn all about gospel music and its origins. Very informative and very enjoyable.