Lift Every Voice and Sing: A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem; 100 Years, 100 Voices

Lift Every Voice and Sing: A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem; 100 Years, 100 Voices

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"A group of young men in Jacksonville, Florida, arranged to celebrate Lincoln's birthday in 1900. My brother, J. Rosamond Johnson, and I decided to write a song to be sung at the exercise. I wrote the words and he wrote the music. Our New York publisher, Edward B. Marks, made mimeographed copies for us and the song was taught to and sung by a chorus of five hundred colored school children.

"Shortly afterwards my brother and I moved from Jacksonville to New York, and… (more)

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Publisher: Random House (February 01, 2001)

Format: EPUB

File size: 7.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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