W. C. Handy Quote

I think America concedes that (true American music) has sprung from the negro. When we take these things that come from the art of the Negro and from the heart of the man farthest down.


Music Preservation Society biography

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I think America concedes that (true American music) has sprung from the negro. When we take these things that come from the art of the Negro and from ...

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I think America concedes that (true American music) has sprung from the negro. When we take these things that come from the art of the Negro and from ...

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I think America concedes that (true American music) has sprung from the negro. When we take these things that come from the art of the Negro and from ...

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I think America concedes that (true American music) has sprung from the negro. When we take these things that come from the art of the Negro and from ...