Encyclopedia of American Gospel Music

Edited by W.K. McNeil (Rutledge)


“Gospel Memories” radio program host Bob Marovich, Notre Dame class of 1985, is among the contributors to this reference book that is the first to cover all aspects of gospel music in the United States. It highlights how African-American and white gospel music intersect and includes coverage of performers, techniques and styles and the influence of gospel on different musical genres and cultural trends. The 512-page book is organized alphabetically and includes several illustrations.

(June 2006)