Poetry of the Blues
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Tom Nash and Ray Schulte: Thurdays, 1999 Spring
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Work Songs/Hollers/Spirituals
  
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Guitar as the basic instrument to play the blues

[photo: Mississippi John Hurt playing the guitar]

"The field holler gave rise to the spirituals and the blues"

words from R. M. Baker

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Introduction Work Songs Hollers Spirituals
  
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