The Spirituals: Their Story, Their Song Guitar Solos & Songbook; Songs of Faith, Freedom, Hope & the Human Spirit With CD (Audio)
(Paper - 2007)
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The SpiritualsTheir Story, Their Song is both a collection of guitar solos and a songbook devoted to African-American spirituals. The music is placed in historical context to help the reader better appreciate and interpret this amazing musical legacy. The book provides solo guitar arrangements in standard notation and tablature plus a vocal stave with complete lyrics and chord diagrams for 60 songs of faith, freedom, hope and the human spirit. A companion CD includes the authors rendition of all of the guitar solos in the book.
The book provides an in-depth analysis of the various meanings and messages of the spirituals, and traces the musical forms that grew out of them, namely blues, jazz, gospel, country, calypso, rhythm and blues, soul, and rock. This book is for all who play the guitar including: students, music teachers, parents, performing guitarists, vocalists and anyone with an interest in folk, gospel and sacred music.
- SKU: 9780786663231
- UPC: 796279082570
- SKU10: 0786663235
- Title: The Spirituals: Their Story, Their Song Guitar Solos & Songbook; Songs of Faith, Freedom, Hope & the Human Spirit With CD (Audio)
- Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
- Date Published: Sep 2007
- Pages: 141
- Illustrated: Yes
- Includes: CD (AUDIO)
- Format: Songbook (IBC Quality)
- Media: Paper
- Weight lbs: 0.79
- Dimensions: 8.39" L x 10.89" W x 0.30" H
- Features: Table of Contents, Price on Product, Maps, Illustrated
- Category: HYMNS AND HYMNALS
- Subject: General