History of Gospel Music

Led by gospel singer Aaron Eddy, this musical presentation will “edutain” students on the history of Gospel Music and how it has encouraged African Americans since the 1800’s. A genre that presents messages of hope, gospel music currently influences and encourages all racial and ethnic groups worldwide. Students will learn elements only found in gospel music and how these elements invoke emotion, responses and reactions. Students will be invited to participate at various times throughout the presentation.