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April 12, 2010

Harlem Gospel Choir shares its message of love and inspiration


Harlem Gospel ChoirHaving traveled the globe sharing its joy of faith through its music, the Harlem Gospel Choir was in Arkansas City on Friday to provide inspiration to those in attendance.

“The Harlem Gospel Choir concert was a great experience,” Shannon Massey, executive director of alumni and development said. “I loved how they engaged the crowd and even had audience members on stage with them, singing and dancing.  It was a fun and inspirational evening.”

concertThe Choir, which was founded in 1986, was made up of the finest singers and musicians from Harlem’s African-American Churches and the New York/Tri-State area.

The theme of Friday’s performance was “bringing people and nations together and giving something back”.

A reminder, the Straight No Chaser concert that was postponed in December, will take place Wednesday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. inside the Robert Brown Theatre. The concert is sold out.