October begins with several major events in gospel quartet music. The most talked about event is the legendary Swanee Quintet’s Anniversary. Their Anniversary is always on the First Sunday in October in Augusta, GA. This year’s celebration features Doc McKenzie and The Hi-Lites, Lee Williams & The Spiritual QC’s, Roy & Revelation, The Canton Spirituals, Blest By 4, Darrell McFadden & The Disciples, and The Sensational Nightingales. This is the Swanee’s 74th Anniversary. It will be held, as it the past, at the Bell Auditorium, in Augusta, GA. For more information about the program visit the Swanee’s website.