A dialogue with the members of New Hope Baptist Church and the community's advocates for African American musical preservation, continuity and heritage.

Dr. Hansonia Caldwell, Moderator

New Hope Baptist Church
5300 S. Central Ave., Los Angeles

Saturday, October 16, 2004
10 AM - 12 NOON


Current music directors:  Ms. Ura Thomas; Ms. Bettie Banks
Current historian:  Savannah Redman Green
Former directors of music:  Roseatta Williams Alexander
Former organist -- Robbie Tapscott

csudh logo WhiteThe African Diaspora Sacred Music & Musicians Program (ADSMM) is an archiving, research and performance program of the California State University Dominguez Hills Music Department , implemented in partnership with the Africana Studies Department and the University Library . The program is multidimensional, and includes the Georgia and Nolan Payton Archive of Sacred Music, the Dominguez Hills Jubilee Choir, and the African Diaspora Sacred Music and Musicians Network & Forum.