Tag Archives: Father of gospel music

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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Where are the Gospel Grits?

We need to cherish the songs that brought us to where we are. Hymns, spirituals, anthems, and gospel are in our musical DNA. Hope, faith, justice, love, deliverance, and confession are needed in the songs written today for a time … Continue reading

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Reflective Paragraph: Make A Joyful Noise

Make A Joyful Noise, Author Kathryn B. Kemp Make A Joyful Noise highlights the significance and chronicles the journey of spiritual music from antiquity to contemporary. True to its title, exegetically this literary work expresses the instrumental and oral applause … Continue reading

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Interview: Susan Delaney of In This Together 4-16-2012

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Review of Make a Joyful Noise

An article on Make a Joyful Noise was published in the September online magazine Make a Report by Issuu.  The magazine shares good information on events related to church and gospel music ministry. The subscription is free.   Check out this valuable resource. … Continue reading

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