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51st Gospel Music Workshop Of America

The 51st annual convention of the Gospel Music Workshop of America meets July 14-20th in Atlanta, GA at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta Downtown.  Daily worship, nightly musicals, and classes on music, the origin of GMWA, dance, songwriting, and research are … Continue reading

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Thomas Dorsey Fest

Each year the town of Villa Rica, Georgia, celebrates the legacy of Thomas A. Dorsey in June. This began in 1993 when civic leaders decided to commemorate his musical contributions in all of the genres that made him famous. June … Continue reading

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Thomas A. Dorsey :Sacred to secular to sacred

Reprinted from Christianity Today  May 24, 2018 https://www.christianitytoday.com/history/2018/may/father-gospel-music-thomas-dorsey.html          

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85th Board Meeting of the National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses

                    The 85th Board Meeting for the National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses was held in Chicago, IL  Marriott Midway  from April 17-20th, 2018.  Highlights were the board musical on Wednesday night and the plans for the proposed … Continue reading

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Review: Anointed To Sing The Gospel: The Levitical Legacy of Thomas A. Dorsey

http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/reviews/single/978-0-9833630-4-0

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DA Rhodes Literary Brunch June 25, 2017 Oak Lawn Hilton

Join  myself and other authors who will showcase their publications.                                             

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