Carnegie Hall's African American Musical History
Carnegie Hall online produces an ever-changing variety of video and audio material. One interactive resource charts the many paths of African American musical history. Visitors to the site can trace the development of African American music from sacred traditions to spirituals, blues to gospel, jazz to rhythm and blues, and all the way through rock ‘n’ roll and hip-hop. At each stop of this musical journey, photos and historical information are partnered with streaming audio, bringing this comprehensive timeline to life.