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Author McDonald, Anthony.

Title A Catalog of Music Written in Honor of Martin Luther King Jr
Published Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (199 pages)
Contents Preface to the Third Edition; Ch01. Main Entries; Ch02. Songs; Ch03. Martin Luther King Concerts; Discography; Works Listed by Subject; Works Listed by Orchestration; Publishers; About the Author
Summary McDonald organizes and makes available information on music appropriate for concerts performed by a symphony orchestra, school music department, church choir, or solo performer in celebration of Martin Luther King Day or Black History Month. His selections include not only music written specifically in honor of King but also about other Americans associated with the struggle for equality and freedom, such as Abraham Lincoln, Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, and John F. Kennedy. He also includes works dealing with African American history and culture, such as William Grant Still's
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 -- Songs and music -- Bibliography.
African Americans -- Music -- Bibliography.
African Americans.
Antislavery movements -- United States -- Songs and music -- Bibliography.
Antislavery movements -- United States.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- Songs and music -- Bibliography.
Civil rights movements -- United States.
King, Martin Luther
Genre/Form Music.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810881985