Black Gospel Music and Thomas A. Dorsey

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Heard On The Odyssey Series

Newly formed gospel groups established in the 1940s, 50s and 60s found new fame as a result of the growing popularity of gospel music, crystallized by Dorsey’s pivotal 1932 work, “Take My Hand, Precious Lord”

Soundbed: Tk 2 Take My Hand Precious Lord 4.11 Mahalia Jackson R&B Say It Loud! A Celebration of Black Music in America [Disc 4]

Episode Credits

  • Dr. Jonathan Øverby Host
  • Dr. Jonathan Øverby Producer
  • Tom Blain Technical Director

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