Let It Resound: Sheet Music in the James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection


Subject:
Black Resources , Musical Genres , Blues , Jazz & Big Band , Ragtime , Spirituals & Hymns , Music & Dance

Description:
Exhibit of sheet music from the genres of minstrelsy (1830s to 1900s), concert spirituals (1890s to 1940s), ragtime and black musical theater (1890s to 1920s), blues and jazz (1910s to 1950s), and R&B and soul (1950s to 1970s). Includes annotated images of covers and background about selected composers and performers. From the Yale University Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Publisher:
Yale University Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Language:
English

Source:
http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/LetItResound/


PID= res:lii-27434