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Texas Southern U. Concert

A week ago, I traveled to Houston TX to support a former choir director from my years at Tuskegee University. He's now the director of the Texas Southern University Choir. On Sunday, their Black History Month Concert was successfully held at Houston's Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church. Congratulations to the choir on one of their first big performances of the year! All of your rehearsals and hard work definitely paid off. Also, thanks to the A/V staff for video taping the concert (and for the chicken... lol).

Texas Southern University Choir
Texas Southern University Choir in concert

Mr. Jackson directing the Texas Southern University Choir
Clyde Owen Jackson directing the TSU Choir

Texas Southern University Choir director

Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church service
Wheeler Ave. Baptist Church, one of three standing room only Sunday services

Pastor Cosby preaching at Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church
Pastor Cosby preaching at Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church

5 COMMENTS ON THIS POST To “Texas Southern U. Concert”

  • Shalonda Banks

    Friday, February 22, 2008 at 9:11 am

    Benson, thank you so much for sharing. It’s so nice to see Mr. Jackson. KA-O!

    – Shalonda Banks

  • Tunesha Banks

    Saturday, February 23, 2008 at 8:15 am

    Nice photos. Thanks for sharing part of TU

  • Ransom Woodson

    Monday, March 17, 2008 at 6:47 pm

    Wow look at Mr. Jackson go. Music is in his blood! This brings back great memories. KA-O Benson

  • Amanda Ellison

    Tuesday, April 15, 2008 at 1:23 pm

    Thank you for the pictures of TSU’s choir and of Wheeler. I am sure TSU is really proud of the choir and it’s growth under the direction of Mr. Jackson. And as far as the chicken, you are welcome.

  • Cathea Simelton

    Friday, January 31, 2014 at 10:56 am

    Wonderful… I am just now seeing these! Thanks for sharing!

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