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Noemi Iglesia de Dios is one of the many acts who will perform at I'm Believin'.
The artists of Spring-Fed Record’s CD I’m Believing’ will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2 at The Arts Center of Cannon County in Woodbury.

Performers include, The Settles Family, Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal, Jack Pearson, John Baird, and the Pasyon Mahal Filipina Singers. This concert is a snapshot of current gospel musical expression in the Middle Tennessee area including representations from some of the many ethnic groups that have made Tennessee home. 

Homemade religions musical expression is a tradition here in Middle Tennessee.

Early settlers who came into Tennessee from the Carolinas and Virginia found very few educated clergy willing to live in the newly opened frontier lands.

Various denominations  including Methodists, Baptist and Cumberland Presbyterians ordained less educated, but more rough-and-ready men to head west across the mountains and preach the gospel.

Camp Meeting gospel songs-songs with easily remembered melodies and choruses- were favored in the rural churches here.

Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $12 for students, seniors and groups and may be purchased by calling the box office at 615-563-2787 Monday through Saturday from 10-a.m. 4 p.m. or at www.artscenterofcc.com.

The Arts Center is located at 1424 John Bragg Highway, just west of the town of Woodbury, approximately 20 minutes from Murfreesboro, Manchester, and McMinnville and one hour southeast of Nashville

For more information visit www.artscenterofcc.com or call 615-563-(ARTS) 2787 or 1-800-235-9073.

 
 
 
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