- Title Pages
Chapter 1The Folk Spiritual
Chapter 2The Jubilee Singers of Fisk University
Chapter 3The Fisk Concert Spiritual
Chapter 4Innovators, Imitators, and a Jubilee Industry
Chapter 5The Minstrel Show Gets Religion
Chapter 6Commercial Spirituals
Chapter 7Spirituals in Uncle Tom Shows, Melodramas, and Spectacles
Chapter 8Blurring Boundaries between Traditional and Commercial
ConclusionLessons and Legacies
- Music in American Life
- Production Credits
- Spirituals and the Birth of a Black Entertainment Industry
- University of Illinois Press
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