Explore the origins of African-American gospel music beginning with the practices of the African Diaspora. Learn about the evolution of this genre and experience the understanding of how this musical form has impacted and influenced the music of today through visual and hands-on activities. Jazz and blues presentations are also included to show the influence of and correlation with gospel music.

 

 

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 HISTORY OF GOSPEL MUSIC     

 

 

 

Explore the origins of African-American gospel music beginning with the practices of the African Diaspora. Learn about the evolution of this genre and experience the understanding of how this musical form has impacted and influenced the music of today through visual and hands-on activities. Jazz and blues presentations are also included to show the influence of and correlation with gospel music.

 

 

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 HISTORY OF GOSPEL MUSIC     

 

 

 

Through using gospel music and biblical themes, this class will explore the art of dance. Afro-modern dance techniques, improvisation, and interpretive dancing will be employed.

 

 

 

 

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 DANCE      

 

 

 

Through using gospel music and biblical themes, this class will explore the art of dance. Afro-modern dance techniques, improvisation, and interpretive dancing will be employed.

 

 

 

 

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 DANCE      

 

 

 

Actively learn and practice techniques that enrich vocal abilities. Opportunities are provided to work with seasoned vocalists to experiment with these techniques and further develop vocal skills.

 

 

 

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 VOCALTECHNIQUES     

 

 

 

Actively learn and practice techniques that enrich vocal abilities. Opportunities are provided to work with seasoned vocalists to experiment with these techniques and further develop vocal skills.

 

 

 

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 VOCALTECHNIQUES     

 

 

 

This camp session will explore the origins of spoken word poetry. Campers will also be taught various writing exercises that will cover a few poetic devices that will help them sharpen their own poems, and will also learn how to create their own stage presence and persona when

delivering their work.

 

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 SPOKEN WORD      

 

 

 

This camp session will explore the origins of spoken word poetry. Campers will also be taught various writing exercises that will cover a few poetic devices that will help them sharpen their own poems, and will also learn how to create their own stage presence and persona when

delivering their work.

 

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 SPOKEN WORD      

 

 

 

Campers are introduced to various instruments by professional musicians. Each year a percussion clinic is held which includes hands-on use of multiple instruments, (i.e., drums,

bongos, tambourines, etc.). Other instrument demonstrations have included, trumpet, lead and bass guitar, violin, and acoustic guitar.

 

 

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 INSTRUMENTCLINICS    

 

 

 

Campers are introduced to various instruments by professional musicians. Each year a percussion clinic is held which includes hands-on use of multiple instruments, (i.e., drums,

bongos, tambourines, etc.). Other instrument demonstrations have included, trumpet, lead and bass guitar, violin, and acoustic guitar.

 

 

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 INSTRUMENTCLINICS    

 

 

 

Join the C.B.W. Ambassadors! This group of youth have attended the camp each year. In addition, they have displayed the desire and ability to represent the C.B.W. Gospel Music Camp at local functions and events that occur throughout the year.

 

 

 

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 OTHERACTIVITIES    

 

 

 

Join the C.B.W. Ambassadors! This group of youth have attended the camp each year. In addition, they have displayed the desire and ability to represent the C.B.W. Gospel Music Camp at local functions and events that occur throughout the year.

 

 

 

+ VIEW APPLICATION

 

 

 

 

 OTHERACTIVITIES    

 

 

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