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Lift every voice : music in American life

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Title:Lift every voice : music in American life
Description:

Web site companion to an exhibit about music in American life. The site covers ballads, hymns and spirituals, patriotic odes, minstrels and musicals, protest songs, and Virginiana. Each page includes several examples of sheet music and an audio file with an example of one of the songs discussed.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Photographs | Visual works | Texts (document genres) | Web sites | Sound recordings
Subjects:African Americans--Songs and music | Music--United States | African Americans | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights--United States | Ballads--United States | Hymns--United States | Sheet music--United States | Patriotic music--United States | Minstrels--United States | Protest songs--United States | United States | Virginia
Institution:Alderman Library, University of Virginia
Contributors:University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
Online Publisher:[Charlottesville (Va.)] : University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept. | 2001/2002
Persistent Link to Item:http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/exhibits/music/