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  • Gladys Knight

    Gladys Knight

    A professional musician since she was in grammar school more than 55 years ago, Atlanta’s Gladys Knight has sung soul, R&B, gospel, show tunes, jazz...

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  • Thomas Dorsey

    Thomas Dorsey

    Known as "the father of gospel music," Thomas Dorsey was the first to combine the blues and jazz popular in African-American culture with sacred texts...

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  • Georgia's Music Pioneers

    Georgia's Music Pioneers

    Georgians have truly shaped the fabric of American music with a royal lineage that includes the Mother of the Blues and the Father of Gospel Music.

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  • Churchill Grounds

    Churchill Grounds

    Atlanta's premier jazz club, Churchill Grounds states its commitment to "America's only true native art form." Located on Peachtree Street just...

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  • Tubman African American Museum

    Tubman African American Museum

    The Tubman Museum celebrates African-American art, history and culture through engaging exhibits, tours, lectures, workshops and annual events including...

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  • Douglass Theatre

    Douglass Theatre

    The Douglass Theatre hosts a variety of concerts, events and movies. It was originally built by Charles Douglass, a shrewd Macon businessman who was the...

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