GIA invites all ages, denominations, and levels of experience to join us as we celebrate of the rich tradition of music in African American worship, sing the songs of faith, and explore the profound history of American sacred music. Gain a wealth of knowledge and skill. Walk away with over $30.00 worth of resources from GIA for only $25.00 (preregistration only). Work with renown clinician and author Dr. James Abbington Experience the excitement of singing in a large group of enthusiastic people


Upcoming 2023 dates and locations

Orangeburg, SC

Saturday, March 25, 2023

9:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Edisto Fork United Methodist Church
356 Lariot Road
Orangeburg, SC 29115

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Birmingham, AL

Saturday, May 6, 2023

9:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Tabernacle Baptist Church
600 Center Street
Birmingham, AL 35204

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Closes at 3 p.m. on the Monday before the event
Registrations after are $30/person

Group Preregistration

Take advantage of a discounted group rate!
$20/person for groups of 10 or more

Please note: Groups must be registered and billed to one account, at one time, no later than 3 p.m. the Monday prior to the seminar. After a group is registered, no additions may be made to the group.


Does NOT guarantee a book or an octavo packet.