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2010 Gospel Festival

Main Stage Performances

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Joyful Sounds: Gospel Across America: Signature Opening Concert

To open Gospel Across America, Grammy Award–winning gospel vocalist Richard Smallwood hosts an all-star gospel concert featuring Grammy-winning vocalists Kirk Franklin and Shirley Caesar and a cappella sextet Take 6.

Sun., Apr. 18, 2010, 8:00 PM

Concert Hall

$20.00 - $50.00

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Marietta Simpson, mezzo-soprano

Performing as part of Joyful Sounds: Gospel Across America, mezzo-soprano Marietta Simpson "endows everything she sings with uncommon intelligence" (San Francisco Chronicle).

Wed., Apr. 21, 2010, 7:30 PM

Terrace Theater

$32.00

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Nubian Gents + Feminine Fire Gospel Step Teams

The electrifying New York–based gospel step teams Nubian Gents and Feminine Fire perform as part of the Kennedy Center's Gospel Across America celebration. Age 5+.

Apr. 23 - 25, 2010

Family Theater

$18.00

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Mavis Staples

Soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples is one of the most recognizable and treasured voices in contemporary music. Part of Joyful Sounds: Gospel Across America.

Fri., Apr. 23, 2010, 7:30 PM

Terrace Theater

$38.00

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Harmony and Lead: Gospel Vocal Style

In this free lecture and demonstration, performers including Cedric Dent and Richard Smallwood give a glimpse into the variety of ways vocal gospel music is translated to the world.

Sat., Apr. 24, 2010, 2:00 PM

Millennium Stage

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Sacred Sounds: Gospel Across America

Gospel singers Walter Hawkins, Richard Smallwood, and Lecresia Campbell, along with WPAS Men and Women of the Gospel Choir and the National Symphony Orchestra, perform classic and popular gospel repertoire.

Sat., Apr. 24, 2010, 8:00 PM

Concert Hall

$20.00 - $65.00

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