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The Jubilee Singers circa 1875.
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE The Jubilee Singers

Jubilee Singers: Sacrifice and Glory: American Experience

Discover how a group of former slaves saved their school by singing in the decade after the Civil War. The Fisk Jubilee Singers battled prejudice and oppression to sing their way into the world’s heart in a series of concerts in the U.S. and Europe.

Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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Music
African Americans
Slavery
History