Southern gospel music http://wfpl.org en Gospel Music Convention Leaving Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/gospel-music-convention-leaving-louisville-0 <P>After two decades in Louisville, the <A href="http://natqc.com/">National Quartet Convention</A> will move south in two years.<p> <P>What’s billed as the world’s largest gathering of Southern gospel musicians and fans will relocate to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee in 2014.<p> <P>The convention’s executive director says in a release that economic realities are forcing the event to seek a smaller venue and a different setting to adjust to a shift in demographics.<p> <P>The 2012 National Quartet Convention is underway at the Kentucky Expo Center and is expected to draw about 40,000 people to Loui Tue, 11 Sep 2012 20:57:52 +0000 Rick Howlett 1627 at http://wfpl.org Gospel Music Convention Leaving Louisville