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Title All night, all day : a child's first book of African-American spirituals / selected and illustrated by Ashley Bryan ; musical arrangements by David Manning Thomas.

Imprint New York : Atheneum, c1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction    j 782.25 ALL    Available
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Description 1 score (48 pages) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
notated music ntm rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note For voice and piano.
Includes chord symbols.
Contents All night, all day -- Chatter with the angels -- Who's that a-comin' over yonder -- Somebody's knocking at your door -- This little light of mine -- Behold that star -- I'm a-going to eat at the welcome table -- O when the saints go marching in -- I stood on the River of Jordan -- Get on board -- Peter, go ring the bells -- He's got the whole world in his hands -- Wade in the water -- There's no hiding place -- The rocks and the mountains -- I'm gonna sing -- Open the window, Noah -- O won't you sit down -- Now let me fly -- Great big stars.
Summary A selection of twenty spirituals, that distinctive music from the time of slavery. Includes piano accompaniment and guitar chords.
Awards Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1992.
Subject Spirituals (Songs) -- Juvenile.
Spirituals (Songs)
Genre/Form Spirituals (Songs)
Added Author Bryan, Ashley. Illustrator.
Thomas, David Manning. Arranger.
ISBN 0689316623

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