The King James Bible has had a significant impact on the music of the English speaking world. To illustrate this and help us to experience this influence, the Music Department of Union University will host
Sounding through the Centuries: The Influence of the King James Version over four hundred years of musical composition
Sounding through the Centuries will highlight compositions spanning the Atlantic Ocean and four hundred years of musical development,
all directly influenced by the King James Version. Performances featuring students, faculty, and guests of the Department of Music will
include hymns, anthems, and portions of oratorios and will also provide opportunity for audience members to participate.