Wade In The Water Ep. 14: Lucie Campbell, Gospel's 1st African American Woman Composer
Wade in the Water is a 26-part series, originally released in 1994, that celebrates African American sacred music and traditions. To learn more about the series, click here . For more episodes click here or listen on the go with the NPR One app.
The prolific composer and teacher who encouraged new talent, created the repertoire and expanded gospel's audience through the largest African American organization: the National Baptist Convention.
Wade in the Water was produced by Judi Moore Latta and Sonja Williams.
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