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African American Studies - Music

Spirituals - 黒人霊歌

Go Down Moses Steal Away To Jesus Swing Low, Sweet Chariot 黒人霊歌のダブル・ミーニングについて James Hopkinson's Plantation. Planting sweet potatoes. ca. 1862/63 黒人霊歌 (Spirituals) とは、奴隷制時代のアフリカ系アメリカの共同体で受け継が…

Rap / Hip-Hop ラップ・ヒップホップを聴いてみよう

Rap / Hip-Hop sophist.hatenablog.com What is Hip-Hop? (with pictures) Hip-hop is a cultural movement best known for its impact on music in the form of the musical genre of the same name. It has its origins in the Bronx, in New York City, d…

Soul Music / Rhythm and Blues

① Sam Cooke, A Change Gonna Come I was born by the river in a little tent Oh and just like the river I've been running ev'r since It's been a long time, a long time coming But I know a change gonna come, oh yes it will It's been too hard l…

Jazz - ジャズを聴いてみよう

ジャズって、 一言で語れないな、好きすぎて。 なにかいいジャズあったら教えて、とよく言われるんだけど、かといってジャッキー・マクリーンとかアーチ・シェップとかドナルド・バードとか、どっぷり好きなやつ紹介したって、思いっきりスルーされるから紹…

Blues - ブルース

Blues 大移動 (The Great Migration) とブラックミュージック Great Migration - HISTORY ① Delta Blues Electric Chair Blues, Robert "Guitar" Welch ② Urban Blues Today's Homework Bessie Smith, Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out 比べてみよ…

Gospel Music - ゴスペルを聴いてみよう

Harlem Holiday Gospel Celebration | Welcome to Harlem Walther Hawkins Is There Any Way? Marvelous Recommended Walther Hawkins Is There Any Way? Some tears and some pain But I'm going on just the same God You promised to be with me Through …

Ballads - 民謡

Ballads - 民謡 Works of Palmer Hayden By Alyssa Turner ① John Henry John Henry, when he was a baby Settin' on his mammy's knee Picked up an hammer in his little right hand Said, "Hammer be the death of me, me, me Hammer be the death of me"…

Work Song - 労働歌

Worksong (労働歌) ① Pick a Bale of the Cotton Gonna jump down, spin around Pick a bale of cotton Gonna jump down, spin around Pick a bale a day Oh lordy, pick a bale of cotton Pick a bale a day ② Rosie Be my woman gal I'll Be your Man (x3)…