What They Listened To: 1873

As many of you know MY NOVELS are set in Civil War and post-Civil War America. I thought it would be fun each week to focus on a different year of music from 1860-1900. Maybe my characters were listening to these songs back in the day. ENJOY.

The Fisk Jubilee Singers performed before Queen Victoria in 1873

4 responses to “What They Listened To: 1873”

  1. What a wistful rendition of Home on the Range – Neil Young sings it perfectly. This was one of my dad’s favorite songs.
    And Swing Low – absolutely gorgeous – the Fisk choir sings with passion.
    I love that they are both a capella.


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