GIA invites all ages, denominations, and levels of experience to join us as we celebrate of the rich tradition of music in African American worship, sing the songs of faith, and explore the profound history of American sacred music.

Gain a wealth of knowledge and skill, working with renown clinician and author Dr. James Abbington Experience the excitement of singing in a large group of enthusiastic people.


Earth and Heaven Sing Hymn Sing with Dr. James Abbington featuring the One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism Hymnal

Philadelphia, PA

Saturday April 20, 2024

The Historic African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas
6361 Lancaster Ave.
Philadelphia PA 19151

Register Today

$25.00 per person (includes hymnal) and 6 octavos

Cleveland, OH

Saturday April 27, 2024

New Sardis Primitive Baptist Church
3474 E. 147th Street (Elder Dr. Larry D. Tatum Way)
Cleveland, Ohio 44120

Register Today

$25.00 per person (includes hymnal) and 6 octavos




Closes at 3 p.m. on the Monday before the event
Registrations after are $30/person

Group Preregistration

Take advantage of a discounted group rate!
$20/person for groups of 10 or more

Please note: Groups must be registered and billed to one account, at one time, no later than 3 p.m. the Monday prior to the seminar. After a group is registered, no additions may be made to the group.


Does NOT guarantee a book or an octavo packet.