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I Hear Music in the Air 17th Annual National Gospel Conference

May 18, 2018 - May 20, 2018

$5 – $60
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This event also includes An Evening with Tasha Cobbs Leonard and Friends featuring Cincinnati gospel music!


Top gospel industry executives, Grammy and Stellar-award winning and up-and-coming performing artists, fans and worship leaders will gather to honor, educate and enjoy music and ministry.


The praise-filled weekend includes something for everyone. The schedule includes a gospel concert featuring national, regional and local gospel artists, a Youth Summit and workshop full of performances and tips on how to succeed in the gospel industry—presented by legends in the field. The conference concludes with the “Legend’s Ball,” honoring some of the most esteemed men and women in the Cincinnati region.


Conference Schedule:


Friday, May 18 – Tasha Cobbs
Inspirational Baptist Church—City of Destiny, 11450 Sebring Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45240
8 p.m.
$30 – $50


Gospel Concert Featuring Multi Dove, Stellar and Grammy-Award Winner Tasha Cobbs Leonard. Other performing artists include VaShawn Mitchell, Lexi, Brian Courtney Wilson, Morris Mingo and the One Voice Ensemble, Kelontae Gavin, “Sunday’s Best” Winner Joshua Rogers and Lamont Sanders. Doors open at 7 p.m. for this night of worship, praise and joy. Purchase tickets online.

Saturday, May 19 – Youth Summit
Word of Deliverance Ministries for the World, 693 Fresno Road, Forest Park, OH, 45240 Youth
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Free Entry


The Youth Summit includes guest speakers, music and inspiration. Everyone is welcome. 


Saturday, May 19 – I Hear Music in the Air 17th Annual National Gospel Conference
Cove 51, 11473 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH, 45246

2 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Enjoy performances, education and networking opportunities during this conference. Includes performance and Q&A with JJ Hairston, 2018’s TOP Stellar Award-winner and other industry panel discussions. Concludes with Nashville’s “Urban Soul Cafe” showcasing new artists from throughout the country. Purchase tickets online.


Sunday, May 20 – I Hear Music in the Air Annual Legends Ball
Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road, Cincinnati, OH 45246
5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.


Celebrate the 2018 Honorees including Jim Clingman, Kathy Wade, Pastor Todd O’Neal, Henry Benefield, Carl Behanan, David Minor and Pastor Rodney Posey. The keynote speaker is Pastor Paul Mitchell of Revival Center Ministries in Dayton, OH. There will also be a guest performance by Brian Courtney Wilson. The Church Spotlight will feature Light of the World Church. Doors open at 5 p.m. Purchase tickets online.


Tickets for conference activities can also be purchased at these following churches:

Inspirational Baptist Church: 513-961-3060
Word of Deliverance Church: 513-851-9673
Quinn Chapel AME Church: 513-825-4900
Overflow Ministries: 513-742-3569
Christ Emanuel Christian Fellowship: 513-242-5200
Zion Global Ministries: 513-31-1888
New Jerusalem Baptist Church: 513-821-0704
New Prospect Baptist Church: 513-721-2355
Corinthian Baptist Church: 513-221-7351
Rockdale Baptist Church: 513-861-1982
Israel Baptist Church: 513-867-0099


Come out for this praise-filled weekend and enjoy Cincinnati gospel music featuring fabulous performing artists! This annual conference is coordinated by entrepreneur and gospel music industry executive Tracey Artis, CEO/founder of I Hear Music in the Air. Artis has helped drive the success of some of contemporary gospel music’s biggest legends.

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