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    Caroling, Caroling – The History of Caroling

    How did it all start, you ask?  Well, let me tell you.  It all began about a few thousand years ago when pagan songs...

    The Story of John Philip Sousa

    John Philip Sousa was born in Washington, D.C. in 1854, on G Street near the Marine Barracks. His father, Antonio, played trombone in the U.S. Marine...

    Southern Gospel Music: Part 3

    By the 1970s there were many traveling groups -- some family quartets, some all-male quartets, and even mixed trios were seen traveling to churches and conventions...

    Southern Gospel Music: Part 2

    Many people like to lump various styles of music together in one large category and simply call it “gospel,” but this does a huge...

    Southern Gospel Music: Part 1

    Do the names Blackwood, Goodman, Gaither, or Speer mean anything to you?  If you grew up in the South, they probably do.  These are some...