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An Overview of Gospel Music
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Black Gospel Music
Black Gospel music is also known as Urban Contemporary Gospel music. Its roots were the Negro spiritual songs that were sang by the African slaves while tilling the rich cotton fields of their white Southern masters in the early 18th century.
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Lynne, Carol
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Harding, Deborah
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Story of the Celts: Who are the Celts?
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Context and change in Japanese music
1986). This binary structure is particularly noticeable in elite cultural forms, such as gagaku (court music) and shōmyō (Buddhist chant).
Junko Ueda Press Kit
presenting Japanese traditional biwa music (story-telling) and shomyo Buddhist chanting.
Religious Music : Buddhism
Japanese Buddhist music went through a pronounced reform of ..
Shomyo is Buddhist scripture that is set to melodic phrasing and
May 24, 2007 shomyo, gagaku and music at the National. Theater, Tokyo Buddhist ceremonies in temples by a chorus of male monks or priests.
The earliest forms of Japanese music include gagaku (court music) and shomyo. (Buddhist chant).

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Buddhist music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Shomyo (声明) is a style of Japanese Buddhist chant; mainly in the Tendai and Shingon sects.
Shomyo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
LyricsVault: History of music; Cultural and regional genres of music
Buddhist music (shomyo) Christian music (hymns, spirituals, Gregorian chant, wedding music, requiem, gospel, CCM) Hare Krishna music.
A Performance Group of Japanese Buddhist Music "SHOMYO". CV | History | What is SHOMYO? | What we do on the stage | CDs | contact | Japanese.

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