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Slave songs of the United States.

Slave songs of the United States.

Author: William Francis Allen; Charles Pickard Ware; Lucy McKim Garrison
Publisher: New York, A. Simpson & Co., 1867.
Edition/Format:   Musical score : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Songs and music
Chants et musique
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Allen, William Francis, 1830-1889.
Slave songs of the United States.
New York, A. Simpson & Co., 1867
Document Type: Musical Score
Music Type: Folk music; Songs
All Authors / Contributors: William Francis Allen; Charles Pickard Ware; Lucy McKim Garrison
OCLC Number: 2175738
Notes: Unacc. melodies.
Preface signed: William Francis Allen, Charles Pickard Ware, Lucy McKim Garrison.
Includes index.
Description: xliv, 115 pages 23 cm
Contents: Roll, Jordan, roll --
Jehovah, Hallelujah --
I hear from Heaven to-day --
Blow your trumpet, Gabriel --
Praise, member --
Wrestle on, Jacob --
Lonesome valley --
I can't stay behind --
Poor Rosy --
Trouble of the world --
There's a meeting here to-night --
Hold your light --
Happy morning --
No man can hinder me --
Lord, remember me --
Not weary yet --
Religion so sweet --
Hunting for the Lord --
Go in the wilderness --
Tell my Jesus "morning" --
The graveyard --
John, John, of the Holy Order --
I saw the beam in my sister's eye --
Hunting for a city --
Gwine follow --
Lay this body down --
Heaven bell a-ring --
Jine 'em --
Rain fall and wet Becca Lawton --
Bound to go --
Michael row the boat ashore --
Sail, O believer --
Rock o' Jubilee --
Stars begin to fall --
King Emanuel --
Satan's Camp a-fire --
Give up the world --
Jesus on the waterside --
I wish I been dere --
Build a house in Paradise --
I know when I'm going home --
I'm a trouble in de mind --
Travel on --
Archangel, open the door --
My body rock 'long fever --
Bell da ring --
Pray all de member --
Turn sinner, turn O --
My army cross over --
Join the angel band --
I and Satan had a race --
Shall I die? --
When do we meet again --
The white marble stone --
I can't stand the fire --
Meet, O Lord --
Wai', Mr. Mackright --
Early in the morning --
Hail, Mary --
No more rain fall for wet you --
I want to go home --
Good-bye, brother --
Fare ye well --
Many thousand go --
Brother Moses gone --
The sin-sick soul --
Some valiant soldier --
Hallelu, hallelu --
Children do linger --
Good-bye --
Lord, make me more patient --
Day of judgment --
Resurrection morn --
Nobody knows the trouble I've had --
Who is on the Lord's side --
Hold out to the end --
Come go with me --
Every hour in the day --
In the mansions above --
Shout on, children --
Jesus, won't you come by-and-by? --
Heave away --
Wake up, Jacob --
On to glory --
Just now --
Shock along, John --
Round the corn, Sally --
Jordan's Mills --
Sabbath has no end --
I don't feel weary --
The hypocrite and the concubine --
O shout away --
O'er the crossing --
Rock o' my soul --
We will march thro' the valley --
What a trying time --
Almost over --
Don't be weary, traveller --
Let God's saints come in --
Golden altar --
Winter --
Heaven Bells --
Gold band --
Good old way --
I'm going home --
Sinner won't die no more --
Brother, guide me home --
Little children, then won't you be glad? --
Charleston gals --
Run, nigger, run --
I'm gwine to Alabamy --
My father, how long? --
I'm in trouble --
O Daniel --
O brother, don't get weary --
I want to join the band --
Jacob's ladder --
Pray on --
Good news, member --
I want to die like-a Lazarus die --
Away down in Sunbury --
This is the trouble of the world --
Lean on the Lord's side --
These are all my Father's children --
The old ship of Zion --
Come along, Moses --
Social band --
God got plenty o' room --
You must be pure and holy --
Belle Layotte --
Remon --
Aurore Bradaire --
Caroline --
Calinda --
Lolotte --
Musieu Bainjo.


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