Amy Grant By: Emily Turner Sixth Period, Music
Background Information <ul><li>Born November 25,1960 </li></ul><ul><li>Augusta Georgia </li></ul><ul><li>Family moved back...
Continued……. <ul><li>Daughter of Burton and Gloria Grant </li></ul><ul><li>Burton was a doctor </li></ul><ul><li>Amy Lee G...
Education <ul><li>Attended Harpeth Hall School </li></ul><ul><li>All girls school </li></ul><ul><li>Furman University (fre...
Marriage <ul><li>June 19, 1982 </li></ul><ul><li>Gary Chapman whom she met at college </li></ul><ul><li>3 children Matthew...
Divorce <ul><li>Gary Chapman </li></ul><ul><li>Filed divorce March 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>Divorce June </li></ul><ul><li>1...
Remarriage  <ul><li>March 10,2000 </li></ul><ul><li>Vince Gill </li></ul><ul><li>Corrina: March 10,2001 </li></ul><ul><li>...
Family:Children  Matt Amy Gloria (Millie) Corrina Sarah
Family  Vince Gill Amy Grant Amy and Vince’s Home in Nashville,Tennessee
How It All Began <ul><li>Worked part time at a recording studio: swept floors, demagnetized tapes </li></ul><ul><li>Fiftee...
Continued…. <ul><li>The owner of the studio  </li></ul><ul><li>heard the song and played it over the phone to a record com...
Start of Career <ul><li>Started writing music at 15 </li></ul><ul><li>First concert was at the school she attended (Harpet...
Amy’s Early Albums
More Recent Albums
Career <ul><li>“ Queen of Christian Pop” </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contemporary Christian </li></ul><...
Instruments <ul><li>Piano/Keyboard </li></ul><ul><li>Guitar </li></ul><ul><li>She sings to </li></ul>
Amy and Michael W. Smith <ul><li>Perform together </li></ul><ul><li>Good friends </li></ul>
Pictures of Amy’s  Performances
 
 
 
 
  Awards <ul><li>A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame </li></ul><ul><li>Six Grammys </li></ul><ul><li>Numerous Dove Awards...
Mosaic
 
 
Credits Slide Design: Emily Creative Genius: Emily Trouble Shooting: Emily Consultant: Emily Animation: Emily Presenter: E...
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  1. 1. Amy Grant By: Emily Turner Sixth Period, Music
  2. 2. Background Information <ul><li>Born November 25,1960 </li></ul><ul><li>Augusta Georgia </li></ul><ul><li>Family moved back to native Nashville Tennessee when she was seven (1967) </li></ul><ul><li>Youngest of four daughters </li></ul>
  3. 3. Continued……. <ul><li>Daughter of Burton and Gloria Grant </li></ul><ul><li>Burton was a doctor </li></ul><ul><li>Amy Lee Grant </li></ul>
  4. 4. Education <ul><li>Attended Harpeth Hall School </li></ul><ul><li>All girls school </li></ul><ul><li>Furman University (freshman year) </li></ul><ul><li>Transferred to Vanderbilt University </li></ul><ul><li>Dropped out of college to pursue her musical career </li></ul>
  5. 5. Marriage <ul><li>June 19, 1982 </li></ul><ul><li>Gary Chapman whom she met at college </li></ul><ul><li>3 children Matthew(1987), Gloria/Millie(1987), Sarah(1992) </li></ul>
  6. 6. Divorce <ul><li>Gary Chapman </li></ul><ul><li>Filed divorce March 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>Divorce June </li></ul><ul><li>1999 </li></ul>Gary Chapman Amy Grant
  7. 7. Remarriage <ul><li>March 10,2000 </li></ul><ul><li>Vince Gill </li></ul><ul><li>Corrina: March 10,2001 </li></ul><ul><li>Janis Oliver :country singer of Sweethearts of The Rodeo </li></ul>
  8. 8. Family:Children Matt Amy Gloria (Millie) Corrina Sarah
  9. 9. Family Vince Gill Amy Grant Amy and Vince’s Home in Nashville,Tennessee
  10. 10. How It All Began <ul><li>Worked part time at a recording studio: swept floors, demagnetized tapes </li></ul><ul><li>Fifteen </li></ul><ul><li>Her friend let her record a copy of a song she wrote </li></ul>
  11. 11. Continued…. <ul><li>The owner of the studio </li></ul><ul><li>heard the song and played it over the phone to a record company </li></ul><ul><li>Signed a recording contract five weeks before her sixteenth birthday </li></ul>
  12. 12. Start of Career <ul><li>Started writing music at 15 </li></ul><ul><li>First concert was at the school she attended (Harpeth Hall School) </li></ul><ul><li>First song: Mountain Man </li></ul><ul><li>First album: “Amy Grant” (1977) </li></ul><ul><li>First ticketed performance was in Fort Worth, Texas (1978) </li></ul>
  13. 13. Amy’s Early Albums
  14. 14. More Recent Albums
  15. 15. Career <ul><li>“ Queen of Christian Pop” </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contemporary Christian </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Gospel </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Adult Contemporary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pop </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Instruments <ul><li>Piano/Keyboard </li></ul><ul><li>Guitar </li></ul><ul><li>She sings to </li></ul>
  17. 17. Amy and Michael W. Smith <ul><li>Perform together </li></ul><ul><li>Good friends </li></ul>
  18. 18. Pictures of Amy’s Performances
  19. 23. Awards <ul><li>A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame </li></ul><ul><li>Six Grammys </li></ul><ul><li>Numerous Dove Awards </li></ul>
  20. 24. Mosaic
  21. 27. Credits Slide Design: Emily Creative Genius: Emily Trouble Shooting: Emily Consultant: Emily Animation: Emily Presenter: Emily Music: Internet Grader: Mr. Windholz Esteemed Audience: You

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