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Readings in African American church music and worship

Author: James Abbington
Publisher: Chicago, IL : GIA Publications, 2001.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Abbington
ISBN: 1579991637 9781579991630
OCLC Number: 49341713
Description: xi, 594 pages : music ; 30 cm
Contents: Of the faith of the fathers / William Edward Burghardt DuBois --
The Negro spiritual / John W. Work III --
Introducing the African American churches / William D. Watley --
The performed word : music and the Black church / C. Eric Lincoln and Lawrence H. Mamiya --
The use and performance of hymnody, spirituals, and gospels in the Black church / Portia K. Maultsby --
In the world but not of it / Cheryl J. Sanders --
African American song in the nineteenth century : a neglected source / Irene V. Jackson-Brown --
Hymnals of the Black church / Eileen Southern --
Published hymnals in the African American tradition / Melva Wilson Costen --
Black hymnody / Wendell P. Whalum --
Hymnody of the African American church / Don Lee White --
The liturgy of the Roman rite and African American worship / J-Glenn Murray --
The gift of African American sacred song / Sister Thea Bowman --
Music among Blacks in the Episcopal Church : some preliminary considerations / Irene V. Jackson-Brown --
Why an African American hymnal? / Harold T. Lewis --
Hymns and songs: performance notes / Horace Clarence Boyer --
Service music : performance notes / Carl Haywood --
Worship and culture : an African American Lutheran perspective / Joseph A. Donella II, John Nunes, and Karen M. Ward --
Leading African American song / Mellonee V. Burnim --
Worship activities / Benjamin Elijah Mays and Joseph William Nicholson --
The tradition of worship / William D. Watley --
Some aspects of Black worship / Charles G. Adams --
The liturgy of Zion : the soul of Black worship / William B. McClain --
Encountering Jesus in worship / Zan W. Holmes, Jr. --
The dynamics of Black worship : a psychosocial exploration of the impulses that lie at the roots of Black worship / Edward P. Wimberly --
Definitions of praising and a look at Black worship / Brenda Eatman Aghahowa --
Indicted / V. Michael McKay --
Church music by Black composers : a bibliography / William Burres Garcia --
Introduction from Choral music by African American composers : a selected, annotated bibliography / Evelyn Davidson White --
Black composers and religious music / Geneva Southall --
A history of the pipe organ in the Black church / Wayne A. Barr --
The church organist, African American organ music, and the worship service : a useful guide / Mickey Thomas Terry --
Service playing for organists / James Abbington --
What lies ahead? / Wyatt Tee Walker --
Conflict and controversy in Black religious music / Mellonee V. Burnim --
Church music : a position paper (with special consideration of music in the Black church) / Wendell Phillips Whalum --
Music and worship in the Black church / J. Wendell Mapson, Jr. --
Black sacred music : problems and possibilities / Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr. --
Christ against culture : anticulturalism in the gospel of gospel / Jon Michael Spencer --
I am the holy dope dealer : the problem with gospel music today / Obery M. Hendricks, Jr.
Responsibility: compiled and edited by James Abbington.


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