Archive for February 2011

INTEGRITY AND HONOUR

Sunday, February 27, 2011: INTEGRITY AND HONOUR It was an honour to participate in last night’s concert celebrating Black History at the Jubilee Auditorium in Calgary.  The 19th annual National Black Coalition of Canada concert featured the joyous sounds of Gospel music.  The aim of the NBCC is to assist all member of society with…

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BLACK HISTORY

Sunday, February 20, 2011: BLACK HISTORY February is Black History Month. In Calgary, there is a celebration of Gospel music at the Southern Jubilee Auditorium on Saturday, February 26th at 7:30 pm.  Revv52 will be performing at the celebration. For me, Gospel music has been a journey of learning from great experiences and excellent musicians. …

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TURNTABLE CREATIVE

Sunday, February 13, 2011: TURNTABLE CREATIVE Four years ago, a group of us met in Bearspaw to formulate ideas to bring singers, songwriters and performers together.  It was the beginning of the Creative Class – we would meet 16 – 20 times a year over the course of four years.  Topics that were generated over…

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A GREAT LEADER

Sunday, February 6, 2011: A GREAT LEADER My friend Murray Ord and I sat in the historic Hotel MacDonald in the Confederation Lounge under the beautiful 18 foot wide and nine foot high oil painting of The Fathers of Confederation.  There at a nearby table with his wife Jeanne and friends was a gentleman we…

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