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from Three Houses, a work in progress
by Velma P. Smith.

Audio IconEulogy


Audio IconIntegration


Video IconA Double Standard


Just Before Christmas

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Velma; Gwendolyn Brooks


Audio IconThe Negro Speaks of Rivers by Langston Hughes


Audio IconYet Do I Marvel by Countee Cullen


Audio IconAnte-Bellum Sermon by Paul Laurence Dunbar


Audio IconThe Crucifixion (from God's Trombones) by James Weldon Johnson

Velma P. Smith

Audio IconDe Prodigal Son, Anonymous


Mother To Son by Langston Hughes

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Velma P. Smith


Audio IconTotal Praise by Richard Smallwood


Video IconGive Me Jesus, African-American spiritual



Audio IconI Want Jesus To Walk With Me, African-American spiritual


Audio IconSoon I Will Be Done by James Cleveland



Video Icon The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (in the style of Roberta Flack)


Audio IconNe Me Quitte Pas (in the style of Nina Simone)


Audio IconI Dreamed A Dream by Claude-Michel Schönberg (music),
John Cameron (orchestrations), and Herbert Kretzmer (English lyrics)



Video IconA Change Gonna Come by Sam Cooke; Jaime Casco, keyboard


Her programs are thought provoking, and when she is presenting, she rocks the house.

Alan Hall, NHC

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