• Welcome

  • Hello Members of TSP.  This is your page. It was created to be a hub for disseminating information, such as upcoming rehearsals and events, and to assist you with learning the various pieces of music that we will be performing.  I hope you find it to be a helpful resource. .



    M. Roger Holland, II


  • The Spirituals Project

  • Lamont webpage, The Spirituals Project

    The following link will take you to the DU Lamont School of Music webpage that has information about The Spirituals Project, including our current performing activities.  Feel free to share it with your friends, but not our portfolio page, which is private and exclusively for TSP members.  The Lamont homepgae has a list of "Special Pages" at the bottom (this is an update). The very first item on the list is "The Spirituals Project Choir."


    Lamont Home Page: https://www.du.edu/ahss/lamont/index.html

    Direct link to The Spirituals Project page: https://www.du.edu/ahss/lamont/get-involved-hire-us-summer-acad/spirituals-project/


  • Colorado Public Radio

    Monday, February 5th, The Spirituals Project will be the focus of Colorado Public Radio's Colorado Matters, airing at 10:00am and 7:00pm at 90.1 FM.


    After the program airs on Monday, a permanent link to the program will be posted in perpetuity on the CPR website (www.cpr.org), on the Colorado Matters page (http://www.cpr.org/news/podcast/colorado-matters), where anyone can access the full program online at a time that is convenient for them.


  • TSP at Shorter AME 150th - Evening news clip

    10/27/18 - Evening news

  • Article about reparations, highlighting the work of TSP and director, M. Roger Holland

    New projects offer churches ways to pay royalties on the spirituals they sing

  • Community Announcements

  • Regular rehearsals resume Wednesday, January 4, 2022!

    Hello Everyone,

    Regular rehearsals resume  Wednesday, January 4, 2023 12 at 7pm. I hope to see you there. More info to come!

    Schedule as follows for January 2023:

    • Monday, Jan. 9
    • Wednesday, Jan. 18
    • Monday, Jan. 23
    • Monday, Jan. 30
  • A Heart for the Holy Days - December 14, 2022 at 7:00 PM

    Please consider supporting one of our Tenors and previous directors, Daryl J. Walker for this 6th annual event.

  • Tentative Concert Dates, September 2022 – May 2022

    Concert Schedule for 2022-2023 Season (Subject to change)


    1 – Sunday afternoon, October 23, 2022

    Time: 4:00 PM. Report to DU at 1:30pm. (Arrival time at church - 2:30 PM)

    Location: First Congregational United Church of Christ

    1128 Pine St.

    Boulder, CO 80302


    Attire: All black with kente stoles. Women: all black (dress, shirt and skirt). Men: black suits, white shirt, black long tie.


    Concert Repertoire:

    • Tshotsholoza (Go Forward) – adapted by Jeffrey L. Ames
    • Slave Narrative
    • Come Here, Jesus, If You Please – Roland Carter
    • Come Out de Wilderness – Traditional
    • Wade in the Water – Traditional
    • We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace – Trad., arr. Holland
    • Old Ship of Zion – Holland
    • Hold On (Everything will Be Alright) – arr. Gary Hines
    • *Stand Up - Joshuah Cambell, Cynthia Echeummuna-Erivo
    • *Oh Freedom – arr. Brazael Dennard
    • We Shall Overcome


    2 – Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022

    Location: Trinity United Methodist Church

    1820 Broadway

    Denver, CO 80202

    Time: 4:00 PM. Report time: 2:30pm. Doors open at 3:30pm

    Attire: All black with kente stoles. Women: all black (dress, shirt and skirt). Men: black suits, white shirt, black long tie.

    Parking: Use garage at 1855 Lincoln. Bring parking ticket with you and we'll receive stickers to cover the parking fee which I guess will be apllied as you leave.


    Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022. Date and location change. Cancelled.

    Colorado Matters Holiday Extravaganza (part of CPR)


    3 - Sunday, January 15, 2023

    Presenting Organization – Boulder County, Dr. MLK, Jr. Planning Committee

    Location: TBD

    Boulder, CO

    Time: 4:00 PM


    Sing “Lift Every Voice and Sing” at the beginning of the program.

    30-minute program


    4 – Friday, February 3, 2023

    AGO, Denver Chapter – Joint Organ/Spirituals Concert

    Location: First Plymouth Congregational Church

    3501 S Colorado Blvd.

    Englewood, CO 80113

    Time: 7:00 PM


    5 – Date: Thursday, February 23, 2023 

    TSP Winter Concert.

    Location: Gates Hall

    Time: 7:30 PM


    6 - Date: Sunday, April 23, 2020

    Time: 4:00 PM

    Holly Creek Retirement Center

    5500 E Peakview Ave.

    Centennial, CO 80121


    National Conference, “Healing ‘23” – May 11-13, 2023


    7 – Date: Saturday, May 13, 2023  

    TSP Spring Concert.

    Location: Gates Hall

    Time: 7:30 PM

  • Ed Battle performs at Dazzle

    Here's a YouTube link to Ed performing at the tribute to him at Dazzle on Nov. 25, 2019.  Many thanks to our Jackie St. Joan for sharing this clip, which I posted on YouTube in order to share with the choir.


This portfolio last updated: 27-Nov-2022 6:10 PM