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INDEX
Acadian Boat-Song, 51, 54.
Adelelmo, 59.
African travellers, musically illiterate, 13; idioms in American folksongs, 22; music, S6 et sec.; music charac­terized, 60; recitative in, 100; languages, survival of words from, 128.
Agwas, 57.
Atda, Oriental melodies from, 87.
Airit I glad I got out of the Wilderness,
Albertini, 59.
Alia zoppa, 94.
Allen, William Francis, vi, 29,32,34,
43,81,97,111,129. American Folk-Lore Society, viii;
Indian music, 51. Americans, what are they?, 26. And I yearde from heaven to-day, 103. Aridas,57. Ashantee music, 61. Ashley, Thomas, quoted, 143. Asra, Der, song by Rubinstein, 87. Atlantic Monthly, quoted, 43. Aurore Pradere, 123. Awassas, 57,
BabouHle, dance, 116.
Bach, Sonata in E, 15.
Bacon, Theodore, "Some Breton
Folksongs," 9. Balatpi, songs of the, 101. Balboa, his ships built by negroes, 26. Ballets, 16. Baltimore Gals, 15. Bamboula, dance, 116. Bar%a&'Bni%, 9. Battle-Cry of Freedom, 17, 23. Bechuanas' 60. Bede, the Venerable, 36. Beethoven, use of the major sixth
in minor, 81. Bcle, dance, 66' 116. Bell da Ring' 49. Bengain, dance, 116. Bescherelle, quoted, 116. Biblical allusions in songs. 45' Blanchisseuses of St. Pierre, their
songs, 144. Bongo negroes, songs and dances of,
Bornou- song in praise of the Sultan
of, 102, Bouenfc, dsnce, 116. Bowditch, "Mission from Cane Coast
Castle to Ashantee/' 60, 62. Brittany, folksongs of, 9' BryanVe Minstrels, 33.
Buchner, Max, "Kamerun," quoted, 67,
Buffalo Gals, 15.
Bulgarians, folksongs of the, 7.
Bunal customs of the Africans and slaves, 103 et sea.
Burleigh, Henry T., his help ac­knowledged, viii.
Burney, Dr. Charles, quoted, 72.
Burtchell, W. T., "Travels in the In­terior of Africa," quoted, 60.
Burton, Richard F.2 "Lake Regions of Central Africa/' quoted, 44, 57, 101.
Busch, Moritz, "Wanderungen zwi-schen Hudson und Mississippi/9 quoted, 12
Cable, George W., credited and quoted, viii, 38, 40,138,141.
Calhoun School Collection of Plan­tation Songs, quoted. 43,71,82,87.
Calinda (anaCaleinda), a dance, 66, 67, 116.
Cameron, Veraey Lovett, "Acroes Africa/' quoted, 101,113.
Camptoton Races, 16.
Canada, folksongs of, vi, 22.
Can't stay behind, 49.
Capello and Ivens, "From Benguela to the Territory of Yucca, "quoted,
Captain Morgan's March, 10, 169, Carnival celebration and songs in
Louisiana and the French West
Indies, 141 et j'g. Caroline, 138, 139. Cassuto, 121.
Cata (or Chata), a dance, 116. Century Company and Magazine,
credited and quoted, viii, 30, 38,
40, 138, 152. Chadwick, George W., writes Ameri­can music, v. Charleston Gals, 15. China use of pentatonic scale in its
music, 7; a missionary's experience
with hymns, 76. Christy's Minstrels, 12. 15. Classification of Slave Songs, 140. Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel, composer,
44 4/ 59 73. Collections o'f Slave Songs, 42,43. Columbus, negroes come with him to
America, 26. Combat de SainuCast, 9, 169. Come tremble-ing down, 84, 85, 87. Congo, a dance, 126. Congos, their music, 57.
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