Come Celebrate Gospel Music in Los Angeles! The Heritage Music Foundation (HMF) and the UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive will celebrate their yearlong community partnership with a free gospel concert featuring college and young adult groups.
Known as the Gospel Archiving in Los Angeles (GALA) project, the partnership pairs the Archive's resources with HMF's reputation in the gospel-music community to document and celebrate the city's rich gospel history.
This free event will take place at Greater New Bethel Baptist Church (located at 601 E 99th St., in the city of Inglewood). The event begins at 7:30 PM, is open to the public, and will showcase college and young adult
gospel groups. Performers include:
UCSB Gospel Choir -- Directed by Victor Bell
Back-on-Track -- Filipino American Gospel quartet
Biola University Gospel -- Directed by Marvina Levy
Envision Vocals -- UCLA group directed by Tim Ngubeni and Jonli Tunstall
And please join the celebration each Monday in March at Greater New Bethel for a host of other events:
· March 21: 21st- Founder's Birthday Celebration-Traditional Night
· March 28: 28th- Grand Finale-Contemporary night
To learn more about GALA, please contact the Ethnomusicology Archive at (310) 825-1695 or visit us online
Information provided by John Vallier - Archivist
UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive
1630 Schoenberg Music Building
Los Angeles, California 90095-1657
Date: Monday, March 14, 2005
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Greater New Bethel Baptist Church
601 E 99th St.
Inglewood, CA United States
Cost: Free and open to the public
Ethnomusicology Archive Tel: 310-825-1695
Sponsor(s): Heritage Music Foundation, UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive, and UCLA in LA. Information about non-ASC events is posted at the request of the sender and does not reflect opinions of or endorsements by African Studies Center personnel.