Author: Kathryn B. Kemp

Make a Joyful Noise: A Brief History of Gospel Music in America

Make a Joyful Noise: A Brief History of Gospel Music in America

Gospel as a distinct musical genre has a long, rich history that pre-dates our enslaved ancestors' arrival on these shores. Songs, composed by Negro slaves, became the origin of American folk music and the genesis of all American musical genres that followed. The influence of Thomas A. Dorsey and Ja... More info →
Make a Joyful Noise! A Brief History of Gospel Music Ministry in America

Make a Joyful Noise! A Brief History of Gospel Music Ministry in America

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A brief history of gospel music ministry in America from pre-slavery to the beginning of the 21st century and the impact of the Gospel Music Workshop of America on the genre More info →
Make a Joyful Noise! A Brief History of Gospel Music Ministry in America

Make a Joyful Noise! A Brief History of Gospel Music Ministry in America

$19.95
A brief history of gospel music ministry in America from pre-slavery to the beginning of the 21st century and the impact of the Gospel Music Workshop of America on the genre More info →
Anointed to Sing the Gospel: The Levitical Legacy of Thomas A. Dorsey

Anointed to Sing the Gospel: The Levitical Legacy of Thomas A. Dorsey

Anointed to Sing the Gospel is the biography of the "Father of Gospel Music", Dr. Thomas A. Dorsey from Villa Rica, GA to Chicago, IL. It encompasses the spiritual dilemma that caused him to cross-over completely to the gospel song from blues and jazz. The impact of Thomas A. Dorsey as a modern-day ... More info →
Make a Joyful Noise: A Brief History of Gospel Music in America

Make a Joyful Noise: A Brief History of Gospel Music in America

Gospel as a distinct musical genre has a long, rich history that pre-dates our enslaved ancestors' arrival on these shores. Songs, composed by Negro slaves, became the origin of American folk music and the genesis of all American musical genres that followed. The influence of Thomas A. Dorsey and Ja... More info →