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Series
The Alabama Experience
Episode
How Sweet the Sound
Producing Organization
University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio
Contributing Organization
University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio (CPT&R) (Tuscaloosa, Alabama)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip-2ee4c9f799a
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Description
Episode Description
The American Gospel Quartet Convention is put on in Birminham, Alabama the cradle of gospel music. This piece focuses on the convention in 2001 at East Baptish Church of God in Christ. The piece looks at the influence of gospel quartet music, reasons why the convention was created / the purposes of the convention, as well as highlights many gospel quartets around the United States. Some of those quartets include: The New Chosen Disciples from Florence, South Carolina, The Majestic Voices from Tupelo, Mississippi, The Brown Boys from Freeport, New York, Eleven Sisters from Rocksville, North Carolina, The Annoite Angels from Columbia, South Carolina, The Juniors from Patterson, New Jersey, and The Blind Boys of Alabama.
Series Description
A series that focuses on bringing to life the inspiring stores and empowering characters that have helped form Alabama's past and are working to shape its future.
Broadcast Date
2001-05-24
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:29:41.247
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Editor: Holt, Tony
Editor: Clay, Kevin
Executive Producer: Rieland, Tom
Executive Producer/Videographer: Cammeron, Dwight
Interviewee: Robinson, Roscoe
Interviewee: Fountain, Clarence
Interviewee: Stewart, George W.
Producer: Shores, Max
Producing Organization: University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio
Videographer: Woodall, Wade
Videographer: Thorisson, Addi
Videographer: Wade, Todd
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Alabama Center for Public Television
Identifier: cpb-aacip-7a04179972b (Filename)
Format: BetacamSP
Duration: 0:29:41
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Citations
Chicago: “The Alabama Experience; How Sweet the Sound,” 2001-05-24, University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio (CPT&R), American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed October 28, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-2ee4c9f799a.
MLA: “The Alabama Experience; How Sweet the Sound.” 2001-05-24. University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio (CPT&R), American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. October 28, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-2ee4c9f799a>.
APA: The Alabama Experience; How Sweet the Sound. Boston, MA: University of Alabama Center for Public Television and Radio (CPT&R), American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-2ee4c9f799a