Dr. Willis James* ‎– Afro-American Music: A Demonstration Recording

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Folkways Records ‎– 2692, Asch Recordings ‎– AA 702
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2 × Vinyl, LP
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Tracklist

A1 Dr. Willis James* African Background 0:58
A2 Dr. Willis James* Rhythm And African Drums 2:17
A3 Dr. Willis James* Kinds Of African Drums: Shonge 2:03
A4 Dr. Willis James* Periodicity And Effects Of Rhythm 2:38
A5 Dr. Willis James* Africanisms In America 7:57
A6 Dr. Willis James* Afro-American Speech 3:07
A7 Dr. Willis James* Speech And Song 2:30
A8 Dr. Willis James* Speech And Rhythm 2:43
B1 Dr. Willis James* Speech And Melody 5:08
B2 Dr. Willis James* The Cry 8:17
B3 Dr. Willis James* Plain Cry: Coalman's Cry, Fishmonger's Cry 5:37
B4 Dr. Willis James* Florid Cry: Going To Alabammy, Cabin Boy 3:11
B5 Dr. Willis James* Coloratura Cry 0:38
B6 Dr. Willis James* Wordless Cry 3:48
C1 Dr. Willis James* Wordless Cries 0:30
C2 Dr. Willis James* Wordless Cries 0:50
C3 Dr. Willis James* Florid Cry 0:41
C4 Dr. Willis James* Prayer Meeting 1:51
C5 The Moving Star Hall Singers See God's Ark 2:03
C6 Dr. Willis James* The Cry (Concluded) 0:52
C7 Dr. Willis James* The Blues 6:38
C8 Dr. Willis James* Religious Music: a) Guide My Feet b) Ain't But Me One c) My Soul's Been Anchored In The Lord d) Good News e) My God Is A Rock In A Weary Land f) God's A-Gonna Straighten'em - When He Comes (Medley) 13:32
D1 Dr. Willis James* Jubilee Song: "Good News" (Chariot's Comin') 1:45
D2 Dr. Willis James* Work Song: "Go Tell The Captain" 6:00
D3 Dr. Willis James* Jump For Joy - Cotton-Screwing Song 2:40
D4 Dr. Willis James* All I Want Is Union 3:14
D5 Dr. Willis James* Negro Music From White Sources: a) "What A Friend We Have In Jesus" (White) b) "What A Friend We Have In Jesus" (Negro) 4:57
D6 Dr. Willis James* Jazz 6:14

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Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Library of Congress Catalog Card Number): 72-751266

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