Spirituals

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Heard On University Of The Air
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Jeanette Thompson

We look at the origins of spirituals, and find out why there was resistance to bringing them back. Plus, a look at the challenges that faced performers and some examples.

Episode Credits

  • Norman Gilliland Host
  • Norman Gilliland Producer
  • Tom Blain Technical Director
  • Norman Gilliland Interviewer
  • Mary Beth Collins Guest
  • Jeanette Thompson Guest