LIFE AND MUSIC OF SISTER ROSETTA THARPE
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    Life and Music of Sister Rosetta Tharpe BRINGING BACK THE MEMORY OF ONE OF THE FIRST FEMALE GUITARIST IN HISTORY OF MODERN MUSIC, THE PIONEER W… Read More
    Life and Music of Sister Rosetta Tharpe BRINGING BACK THE MEMORY OF ONE OF THE FIRST FEMALE GUITARIST IN HISTORY OF MODERN MUSIC, THE PIONEER WHO BROUGHT GOSPEL MUSIC INTO MAINSTREAM AND INFLUENCED LEGENDARY ROCK N’ ROLL ARTISTS. THARPE’S IMPACT ON ROCK MUSIC IS PRICELESS AND NEEDS TO BE REMEBMERED. THE AIM OF THIS PROJECT IS TO HONOUR SISTER ROSETTA THARPE AND HERITAGE. LIFE AND MUSIC OF ROSETTA THARPE IS A COMPLEX PROJECT CONSISTING OF RISO-PRINTED PRAYER BOOK - SONGBOOK - BIOGRAPHY WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND TYPOGRAPHY INSPIRED BY AMERICAN CHURCH SIGNS AND XIX CENTURY AMERICAN TRADITIONAL SONGBOOKS. ALONGSIDE WITH THE BOOK THERE IS A SERIES OF POSTERS ALSO PRINTED ON RISOGRAPH. THE MAIN THOUGHT BEHIND THIS CONCEPT WAS - HOW IT WOULD LOOK LIKE IF SISTER ROSETTA OR THE ROSETTES WENT ON TOUR NOWAYS? Read Less
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