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Denison Jazz Guitar Festival

Denison Jazz Guitar Festival

| October 30, 2009 | 0 Comments

Of guitarist Richard Smith, who is just 30 years old, Chet Atkins said: “He can play anything I know, only better.”

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Gospel Music – From the Spirituals to Hip Hop

Gospel Music – From the Spirituals to Hip Hop

| February 14, 2008 | 0 Comments

Music has always been a key element in African-American churches, but that music has gone through many transformations. Raymond Wise teaches at Denison University, OSU, and Trinity Lutheran Seminary. In his research he’s identified five distinct eras in gospel music in the twentieth century.

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