Posts Tagged ‘Presidential Inauguration’

Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Drops New Music

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Battle HymnThe famed Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir’s rendition of the Battle Hymn of the Republic will drop on Tuesday, January 15th, in time for their nationally televised performance of the soul stirring selection at the 57th Presidential Inauguration on the steps of the U S Capitol in Washington, DC.

This particular arrangement of one of America’s most beloved hymns is a collaboration between BTC’s  founder and choir director Carol Cymbala and their music director, Jason Michael Webb. The song soars with majestic orchestral accompaniment and features mezzo-soprano Alicia Olatuja.  Also included in the release is Let Your Kingdom Come led by Brandon Camphor.  Both songs are available for digital download from and iTunes.  Love Lead the Way, the 28th recording from the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir will be released in the spring.






Soul Children of Chicago Perform During Inaugural Celebration

Monday, January 14th, 2013


Walt Whitman and the Soul Children of Chicago will be among the participants headlining the Kids’ Inaugural Concert Celebration on January 19th at the Washington Convention Center.  The event is hosted by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden highlighting the Obama and Biden support of military service men and women.  Additional performers include Nick Cannon, Smokey Robinson, Katy Perry, John Legend and Stevie Wonder

Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Sings at Presidential Inauguration

Monday, December 31st, 2012

The Grammy award winning Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir under the direction of Carol Cymbala will be featured performers at the 57th Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies on the West Front of the United States Capitol on January 21st.