Prior to the version to be published in 1908, Claude Debussy had composed "Deux chansons de Charles d'Orléans", which are works, in a way, simpler, but all as strong as what will constitute the well-known cycle of "three songs of Charles of...
A joyful Spiritual published in 1872, with a beautiful harmonic color. Moses liberating his people from Egyptian slavery and crossing the Red Sea before Pharaoh's troops were engulfed by the waters, is one of the symbols of the slave status in...
Turn back Pharaoh’s army (1872)
Nobody knows (1874)
Did you hear my Jesus ? (1874)
Shout All Over God's Heaven (I got a robe) (1915)
Were you there ? (1899/1937)
Steal away (1872/1882/1915)
Swing low, sweet chariot (1874)
I’m going to do...