Evelyn Simpson-Curenton

Evelyn Simpson-Curenton
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Short Name: Evelyn Simpson-Curenton
Full Name: Simpson-Curenton, Evelyn, 1953-
Birth Year: 1953

Evelyn Simpson Curenton (born 1953) is a leading African-American composer, pianist, organist, and vocalist.

Simpson Curenton began piano lessons at age 5, began to perform with the Singing Simpsons of Philadelphia, a family group, and earned a B.M., Music Education and Voice from Temple University.

She has been commissioned to write works for the American Guild of Organists, George Shirley, the late Duke Ellington, and her sister, the late Joy Simpson, arranged music for Kathleen Battle, Jessye Norman, and the Porgy and Bess Chorus of the New York Metropolitan Opera, and has performed with musical organizations such as Philadelphia's National Opera Ebony (later renamed Opera North).

Based in the Washington, D.C., area, Curenton is Music Director of the Washington Performing Arts Society's Men and Women of the Gospel and an associate of the Smithsonian Institution. She has given lectures and participated in workshops on early 18th-century black religious music and the music of African-Americans during the Civil Rights era.

--en.wikipedia.org


Tunes by Evelyn Simpson-Curenton (53)sort descendingAsInstances
[Ah tol' Jesus it would be all right if he changed mah name]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[All My Help Comes From the Lord]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton (Arranger)3
[Always remember Jesus, Jesus]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Am I a soldier of the cross] (Robinson)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Amazing grace! how sweet the sound] (Simpson-Curenton)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Anointing fall on me]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)4
[Years I spent in vanity and pride]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[John said the city was just foursquare]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
BLESSINGS (Excell)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
CERTAINLY LORDEvelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[I don't possess houses or lands, fine clothes or jewelry]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Come on in my room]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Come to Jesus, Come to Jesus]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
KUM BA YAHEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
EVENTIDE (Monk)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Father, I stretch my hands to Thee]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[For God so loved the world] (Wolfe)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Down at the cross where my Savior died] (Stockton)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Go ye now in peace]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[There are some things I may not know]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[God is the joy and strength of my life]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Hallelujah, 'tis done, I believe in the Son]Evelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
ROACHÉEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
I'LL FLY AWAYEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)4
[I'm gonna send thee one by one]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
JESUS LIFTED MEEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
IT WAS THE BLOODEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
HIS NAME SO SWEETEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
JUST AS I AMEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Adapter)1
LEARNING TO LEANEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Let the words of my mouth] (Leslie)Evelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Adapter)1
[How to reach the masses, men of every birth]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[One day when heaven was filled with His praises] (Marsh)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Lord, help me to hold out]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
NEW BRITAINEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Oh, who do you call the wonderful counselor?]Evelyn Simpson-Curneton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
MALOTTEEvelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Our Father, who art in heaven] (Leslie)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1969 (Adapter)3
PATRICIAEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[So glad I'm here, so glad I'm here, Lord]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Someone asked the question]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Take courage my soul and let us journey on] (Vails)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[Tell me how did you feel when you come out the wilderness]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[The windows of heaven are open]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Thou, my everlasting portion] (Riddick)Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[I don't know about tomorrow]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[Touch me, Lord Jesus]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)1
[There are loved ones in the glory]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[Walk together children]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)3
[If when you give the best of your service]Evelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
WE'LL WALK IN THE LIGHTEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)9
WOKE UP THIS MORNINGEvelyn Simpson-Curenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
[You can't beat God giving]Evelyn Simpson-Currenton, b. 1953 (Arranger)2
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