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Southern Gospel Choir: Burnie Shines


Legg, AFJ, Southern Gospel Choir: Burnie Shines, Burnie City Council, Burnie Town Hall, 1 (2015) [Other Exhibition]

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As part of the SGC's expansion and community engagement, I initiated the SGCNW - a quasi autonomous franchise of the SGC. The push into the NW of Tasmania was made to (1) establish whether the SGC and it's reworking of African American gospel music could make a musical and emotional connection in a rural city that did not have the established SGC tradition behind it. The performance, as with the majority of research, tests the theory in real time, video audience responses and surveying them online to establish the degree of connection - ir indeed, the success of the concert.

Item Details

Item Type:Other Exhibition
Keywords:SGC; Burnie Shines; SGCNW
Research Division:Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Music
Research Field:Music performance
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Arts
Objective Field:The performing arts
UTAS Author:Legg, AFJ (Associate Professor Andrew Legg)
ID Code:106243
Year Published:2015
Deposited By:School of Creative Arts and Media
Deposited On:2016-02-02
Last Modified:2016-02-03

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