seen as a social function of music, not just about entertaining people
Style of delivery
Common values expressed
Freedom of expression
Role of musicians
historians and spokes people
african music threatened whites and drumming was used as communication
1739 drum ban in south carolina after revolt
handclapping techinique for dance
Hambone: handclapping and singing in rhyme
African Methodist Episcopal Church
Richard allen 1794 philadelphia preacher and spokesperson
church was seen as a social center
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