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3 Keys to Teaching Africentric Music: Identity & Outlook

Do you want to deepen your practice in culturally relevant music education? In this course, I present three foundational steps to structuring a meaningful context for curriculum and instruction in Africentric music, with a focus on teachers’ identity and outlook. This course is for music teachers and administrators in schools, community organizations and studios.
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Ten Black Sacred Songs

This short course presents a snapshot of ten beloved songs that serve as a cross-section of American Black sacred music traditions. 
Author: Dr. Georgiary Bledsoe
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The Story Behind "Ten Black Sacred Songs"

The inspiration behind "Ten Black Sacred Songs Every American Should Know."
Author: Dr. Georgiary Bledsoe
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Still Going On

This teachers guide enables teachers to explore the music of selected African American composers. Author: Boyd Gibson
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Who is Roland Hayes?

This teachers guide raises awareness about the groundbreaking efforts of the first African American tenor to sing on the Boston Symphony stage. Author: Boston Symphony Orchestra Education Advisory Committee
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