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The Golden Age of Gospel (Music in American Life) [Paperback]

By Horace Clarence Boyer (Author) & Lloyd Yearwood (Photographer)
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Presents the history of gospel music in the United States. This book traces the development of gospel from its earliest beginnings through the Golden Age (1945-55) and into the 1960s when gospel entered the concert hall. It introduces dozens of the genre's gifted contributors, from Thomas A Dorsey and Mahalia Jackson to the Soul Stirrers.

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Studio: University of Illinois Press
Pages   272
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1.25" Width: 7.25" Height: 9.5"
Weight:   1.25 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Feb 15, 2000
Publisher   University of Illinois Press
Edition  Revised  
ISBN  0252068777  
ISBN13  9780252068775  

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Horace Clarence Boyer was born in 1935.

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Inaccuracies  Mar 30, 2007
The book is intersesting however there are several inaccuracies which suprised me. Dr Boyer was there during the "Golden Age of Gospel" Photo personnel are also incorrect. One lists the Caravans when it's really the Gospel Harmonettes. William Bobo of the Dixie Hummingbirds was listed as playing the guitar when indeed it is Howard Carroll. Cissy Houston and the Drinkard Singers were in Newark, New Jersey not Detroit. I am a great fan of the Boyer Brothers and still play their recordings, however we must be careful with our History.

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