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Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
Published: 17 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376750-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7675-0
Published: 02 October 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377139-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7713-9
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-036
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...136 The National Anthem, La Dessalinienne Justin Lhérisson and Nicolas Geffrard To celebrate the centennial of Haiti s independence, a contest was held in 1903 to es- tablish a national anthem. Author and journalist Justin Lhérisson (1873 1907) was declared the winner. Nicolas Fénélon Geffrard...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398691-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9869-1
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-098
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
Published: 09 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002079-079
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0207-9
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... THE MARCUS GARVEY AND UNIA PAPERS The Universal Ethiopian Anthem Article in the Negro World [New York, 14 August, 1920] PANAMA SOCIETY SENDS MONEY TO CONVENTION Mr. F. S...
... ILLUSTRATIONS UNIA Convention Flyer 13 UNIA Convention Programme 31 Cover of the The Universal Ethiopian Hymnal 49 The Universal Ethiopian Anthem 50 Cover of the UNIA Constitution and Book of...
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... Tonality accompanied Europe’s ostensibly civilizing mission to Africa. Christian hymns, choral anthems, and light orchestral music for ballroom dancing were introduced in various locales. These and other accoutrements of musical modernity were built on tonal scaffoldings. Although recent...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-096
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Excellency, the Hon. Marcus Garvey, and the doc- trine of the U.N.I.A. as in close semblance with that of Christ. The program follows: Anthem, “Open My Lips,” by the choir: recitation, “A Child of a King”: song, by the school: recitation, “Virtue Be Your Aim,” by Miss Denny: address, by Mr. Collins...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-035
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...133 God, Work, and Liberty! Oswald Durand Known for his patriotism and his avant-garde writing in Haitian Creole, Oswald Du- rand (1840 1906) is one of Haiti s most renowned poets. His poem Chant national was used as an unofficial national anthem throughout the late nineteenth century. In 1888...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-127
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... ancient Andean mythology, the cold is associated with the virile, creative, and conquering powers of the highlands, while heat is associated with the feminine, receptive, and domesticating powers of the lowlands. Thus, an ancestral symbol surfaces unexpectedly in this contemporary anthem of youth protest. ...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...27 Haitian Hymn This Haitian song was composed and sung for Jean-Jacques Dessalines, independent Haiti s new governor-general for life, in January 1804. It deploys the melody of the French revolutionary anthem La marseillaise, which interestingly is described in the document itself as to the tune...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
...- Bois, whose artistic voice tone parallel to Bert Williams, Jelly Roll Morton, Duke Ellington turned on the not- quite vernacular. Johnson wrote the lyr ics for Lift Every Voice, the Negro national anthem, in 1901, for a Lincoln birth- day affair in Jacksonville, where he d created the first Black...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
.... Mqhayi added several verses. A version of the hymn, combined with the former anthem “The Call of South Africa,” became South Africa’s national an- them in 1997. “Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika” combines African praise singing styles within the musi- cal structure of a Methodist hymn. At the center of the...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... and impressive whilst a choice programme, comprising amongst other things a song by Miss Noel, a reading—extract from the Negro World—by Master Colling- wood King,4 seven year old son of the Secretary, a violin solo by Alex. Ryan E[s]q. and an Anthem “Onward Christian Soldiers” excellently...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-167
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... preach I found him however at the above mentioned church. He was introduced to the congregation by the Pastor of the church, Rev Gilbert Thompson. When he got up he raised an anthem, but he never sang very long when he stopped, and told the congregation that they were not all singing and that he...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... and enthusiastic meet- ing. All listened with great interest to what he had to say. Loud was the applause he received at the termination of his remarks. The choir then gave a very interesting anthem entitled “The Universal Negro,” which was well enjoyed by all present. The address by Miss...
Published: 08 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... to Africa. Christian hymns, choral anthems, and light orchestral music for ballroom dancing were introduced in various locales. These and other accoutrements of musical modernity were built on tonal scaffoldings. Although recent postcolonial criticism has continued to interrogate aspects of Europe’s...