Overview:Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus!: Photographs from the Sacred Steel Community - Folklorist Robert L. Stone presents a rare collection of high-quality documentary photos of the sacred steel guitar musical tradition and the community that supports it. The introductory text and extended photo captions in Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus! Photographs from the Sacred Steel Community offer the reader an intimate view of this unique tradition of passionately played music that is beloved among fans of American roots music and admired by folklorists, ethnomusicologists, and other scholars. In 1992, a friend in Hollywood, Florida, introduced Stone to African American musicians who played the electric steel guitar in the African American Holiness-Pentecostal churches House of God and Church of the Living God. With the passion, skill, and unique voice they brought to the instruments, these musicians profoundly impressed Stone. He produced an album for the Florida Folklife Program, which Arhoolie Records licensed and released worldwide. It created a roots music sensation. In 1996, Stone began to document the tradition beyond Florida. He took the photos in this book from 1992 to 2008 in Georgia, the Carolinas, Tennessee, Mississippi, New York, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Florida, and at concerts in Italy. The images capture musicians as they play for worship services before spirit-filled believers singing, dancing, shouting, praying, and testifying. Stone gives the viewer much to witness, always presenting his passionate subjects with dignity. His sensitive portrayal of this community attests to the ongoing importance of musical traditions in African American life and worship.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603726812-9781496831507. It was written by the following authors: Eric Lewis Williams, Robert L. Stone. Book Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus!: Photographs from the Sacred Steel Community, which can be read online, published by the company: University Press of Mississippi. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Entertainment, Art, Fashion, Photography. The book was published on 2020-12-30 00:00:00. It has 192 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight g. File for download Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus!: Photographs from the Sacred Steel Community has PDF format and is called cant-nobody-do-me-like-jesus-photographs-from-the-sacred-steel-community.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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