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By Aliya Hall
The Creswell Chronicle 

African Children's Choir graces Creswell Dec. 9

 

December 6, 2018

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The African Children's Choir is made up of 17 children from the ages of eight to 10. This year the children are from the Entebbe-Kampala region of Uganda. They will perform on Dec. 9, at 10:45 a.m. in the Creswell Church of the Nazarene.

On Sunday Dec. 9, Creswell will have the opportunity to hear a collaboration between Western Hymns and Ugandan style music, as the African Children's Choir lists the Church of Nazarene to perform their latest album, "Just as I am."

This nine-track album also features three original African gospel songs, beyond the "well-loved children's songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorites," the press release said.

"It's really cool to see not just their African spin on things and their energy, but these hymns and traditional songs," Janelle Hoekstra, tour director, said. "They have the same...



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