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Essays In Black Music; Folk Music And Folktales

Volume III; Worksongs, Hollers, And Tales

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Essays In Black Music
Folk Music And Folktales
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The Essays in Black Music series was originally produced by Cheryl Susheel Bibbs and later by Perry Carter. The first four episodes are hosted by A. B. Spellman. After Spellman left, Eric Jackson took over as host and writer. Series release date: 1975

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