CLASSIC GOSPEL

NOLA Code:
CLGS 1000 H1
Number of Episodes/Length:
13 / 60
Rights End:
12/31/2021
Producer
Gaither Television Productions
Presenter
WKNO
TV-G
CC
Stereo
Year Produced:
2014
Version:
Base
A new season of the CLASSIC GOSPEL series from Gaither Music offers the same homecoming concert experiences audiences have enjoyed for many seasons. Season 10 features classic episodes dedicated to Cliff Barrows, Marty Stuart, the Booth Brothers, and the Statler Brothers. Also included in this season are specials dedicated to patriotic hymns and Bill Gaither’s favorite country gospel tunes.

#1001 Atlanta Homecoming (Encore of episode #301)
Favorite Gaither Homecoming performers gather in Atlanta for a collection of well-known inspirational songs. Performers include the Goodmans, the Gaither Vocal Band, David Phelps and the Isaacs. And no show from Atlanta would be complete without a little Georgia On My Mind.

#1002 Cliff Barrows: Celebrating the Music of the Billy Graham Crusades
One of the most recognized choir directors and vocalist of our time, Cliff Barrows has been seen and heard on television and radio since 1945. His direction and leadership have been a hallmark of the Billy Graham Crusades around the world. Interviewed by Bill Gaither and special performances by Barrows, George Beverly Shea and other Homecoming artists.

#1003 Cathedrals Family Reunion
Five of today’s most popular southern Gospel artists reunite for the first time in almost two decades to celebrate the award-winning Cathedrals. Past members Ernie, Mark, Gerald, Scott and Danny gather around the piano to pay homage to heroes George Younce and Glen Payne and to the group’s legacy. This special episode captures great vocal performances, heartfelt stories, special memories and the power of Gospel music.

#1004 Homecoming Texas Style (Encore of episode #307)
Your favorite Homecoming friends gather together in Fort Worth for an exciting celebration of gospel music…Texas-style. Filmed at the Tarrant County Convention Center, the music had people tappin’ their toes, clappin’ their hands, and kickin’ up their heels. This episode celebrates the important contribution made by the great state of Texas to the roots of gospel music.

#1005 God Bless The USA
A Salute to the American Spirit with Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends. Includes This Land Is Your Land, America The Beautiful, Lean On Me and God Bless America.

#1006 Red Rocks Homecoming (encore of episode #304)
The majestic splendor of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains provide a dramatic backdrop for the Gaither Vocal Band’s powerful performance at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, one of the world’s most spectacular natural wonders. Bill and Gloria Gaither’s Homecoming Friends, along with Gaither Vocal Band pay tribute in song and spoken word to the beauty of America’s west.

#1007 The Gospel Music of Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives
Hosted by Bill Gaither; an intimate interview with Marty Stuart, including show footage and musical performances. Featuring Just A Little Talk With Jesus, The Unseen Hand and Walking In Jerusalem (Just Like John).

#1008 The Gospel Music of The Statler Brothers Volume #1 (encore of episode #503)
Hosted by Bill Gaither this show offers a glimpse into what gospel music meant to the Statler Brothers, not only professionally, but personally. After a groundbreaking 40-year career filled with hit songs, sell-out audiences, top-rated television programs, dozens of beloved recordings, as well as inductions into both the Gospel Music Hall of Fame and the Country Music Hall of Fame, the Statler Brothers still attribute their decades of success to the firm foundation of their first love…gospel music.

#1009 Goodman Revival: Songs in the Key of Happy
Goodman Revival, a newly formed trio with roots in the legendary Happy Goodman Family, capture the musical styles and heritage that have endeared them to gospel music fans around the world. Seasoned Christian music veterans Tanya Goodman Sykes, Michael Sykes and Johnny Minick have put their signature twist on some of gospel music’s timeless hits and Goodman classics along with their debut of Songs in the Key of Happy.


#1010 Heaven
Theologians, philosophers, songwriters, poets, authors, painters, fathers, mothers and children have attempted to capture Heaven’s awe-inspiring beauty in words or pictures for centuries. Bill Gaither and the Homecoming Friends ponder the question of the ages through songs about Heaven. Songs include When They Ring Those Golden Bells, Beautiful Isle of Somewhere and One Day.

#1011 The Best of the Booth Brothers
Hosted by Bill Gaither, this show features this dynamic trio’s best-loved performances. Woven into this musical scrapbook are never-before-seen interviews with Michael Booth, Ronnie Booth and Jim Brady. With heart and humor, this special episode offers an unprecedented glimpse into the lives, the souls and the musical journey of The Booth Brothers.

#1012 Kennedy Center Homecoming (encore of episode #309)
Songs of patriotism and faith delivered by Bill and Gloria Gaither’s Homecoming Friends are delivered center stage at the magnificent Kennedy Center in the nation’s capital, highlighted by Vestal Goodman’s God Bless America, Larnell Harris’ America The Beautiful and David Phelps and Squire Parson’s stirring Battle Hymn of the Republic.

#1013 Homecoming Picnic
Filmed at the Fiddler’s grove historic village in Lebanon TN, The Homecoming Picnic features all the elements of the perfect picnic, complete with warm dinner-table conversations, plenty of fun and games, and lots of great singing around the campfire. Musical performances by Michael English, TaRanda Green, The Hayes Family, Dottie Rambo, The Isaacs, Gordon Mote, Gaither Vocal Band and many more, celebrating the past, present and future of gospel music.

Program Rights

Broadcast Rights:
U/2YRS
Rights Dates:
1/16/2015 - 12/31/2021
School Rights:
1YR
V.O.D. Rights:
No
Linear Live Streaming:
Yes
Non-Commercial Cable Rights:
Yes