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Mahalia Jackson and the black gospel field / Mark Burford.

Author/creator Burford, Mark, 1967- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2019]
Copyright Notice ©2019
Descriptionxv, 472 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction: "Miss Jackson and her art (gospel singing)" -- Family affairs, part I: the Clarks of Louisiana -- Family affairs, part II: Black Baptists and Chicago gospel -- Gospel singing as Black popular culture -- Apollo Records and the birth of religious pop -- Mahalia Jackson's Apollo recordings -- Hearing voices -- Gospel according to Bill Russell -- "Singing comes as natural as breathing": The Mahalia Jackson show -- "The world's greatest gospel singer" -- "I'm still just Mahaly to you all": the meanings of fame.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formBiography.
Genre/formCriticism, interpretation, etc.
Genre/formBiographies.
LCCN2018005596
ISBN9780190634902 hardcover ; alkaline paper
ISBN0190634901 hardcover ; alkaline paper
ISBNelectronic book
ISBNelectronic book
Standard identifier# 99978963075
Stock number15342208

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Music Music Stacks ML420.J17 B87 2019 ✔ Available Place Hold

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