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A Musical Journey of Hope

Gospel music is a powerful and influential art form through which generations of African Americans and others have expressed faith and hope in the face of oppression. Join historian Dr. Daniel Walker and the renowned Gospel Music Workshop of America Los Angeles Chapter as they guide us on a compelling musical journey to discover gospel's spiritual beginnings in Africa. You will not want to miss this inspiring event!

Dr. Walker is a globally recognized scholar and founding director of the Gospel Music History Archive at the University of Southern California Digital Library. The Gospel Music Workshop of America, Inc., founded in 1967 by the late Rev. James Cleveland, is the largest gospel convention in the U.S. Honoring Rev. Cleveland's vision, the LA Chapter lends its talents to community and charitable events throughout the year.

This very special evening will conclude with a reception. Free and open to all. Please RSVP so we can plan to accommodate you.

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  • 27

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  • 26

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  • Event Start Date
    Sat, September 21, 2019 19:00
  • Event End Date
    Sat, September 21, 2019 21:00
About the event organizer

The Guibord Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that invites people everywhere to “turn religion inside out”—to affirm and share in the values at the center of our many faith traditions, such as kindness, compassion, respect, and humility. Begun in 2011, the Center works to confront the misconceptions we may hold about others’ beliefs through free events that open hearts and minds. Learn more: www.theguibordcenter.org or 323.333.4664.

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    514 West Adams Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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