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Dark Midnight When I Rise: The Story of the Jubilee Singers

Who Introduced the World to the Music of Black America

by Ward, Andrew
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Issue: Spring 2000
ISBN: 0374187711

"For most Americans," remarks Andrew Ward, "the music of the Jubilee Singers was their first lesson in African-American culture." Ward uses first-person accounts to tell of a postbellum traveling troupe that popularized spirituals.

review of Dark Midnight When I Rise: The Story of the Jubilee Singers

Who Introduced the World to the Music of Black America, by Ward, Andrew, Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2000).