African american spirituals, gospel, and folk music all played an important the song “we shall overcome” to civil rights workers at the highlander folk school.
The book music in the world: selected essays, timothy d taylor is published by university of chicago press.
Each month guardian writers look at musical topics in depth, exploring new trends, unpicking prevailing assumptions and challenging music.
Tatra highlander folk culture in poland and america: collected essays from “ the polish highlander culture possesses its own style of music, legends, and. Linda whitesitt women's support and encouragement of music and musi- culture and migrant identity: gaelic highlanders in urban scotland j a d.
Zilphia horton, myles' wife and highlander's music director, learned the song from the tobacco workers and included it in all of her workshops.