25th Annual Gospel Workshop February 27-29

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25th Annual Gospel Workshop February 27-29
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Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 08:00 to Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 08:00

25th Annual Gospel Workshop February 27-29

Mama Pat’s Inner Light Gospel Choir, celebrating 40 years in Santa Barbara, will be hosting its 25th Annual Gospel Workshop, February 27-29 at the First Congregational Church, 2101 State St.  Traditional spiritual as well as contemporary and original selections will be taught to perform in concert Saturday evening at 7:30.

Dynamic Grammy nominated composer, Steven Roberts, will once again be the Workshop leader.  The Workshop encompasses three instructional/rehearsal sessions including a group voice lesson offered by Dauri Kennedy, noted Santa Barbara vocalist and music educator.  The workshop sessions are Thursday and Friday, 6:30-9:00 PM and Saturday, 9:30 AM – Noon.  Workshop fee is $50 including all music, instructional material, rehearsals and lesson.  All are welcome and scholarships are available.  All participants will sing in the Saturday evening Concert.

Since being founded in 1980, Mama Pat’s Inner Light Gospel Choir has been touching hearts and lifting spirits throughout our community and across the United States.  Inner Light has sung at churches, weddings, hospitals, retirement homes, prisons and anywhere it is invited.  A non-profit organization under the Beacon of Light Foundation, Inner Light Gospel Choir is supported by gifts, donations and audience support.  

The Workshop will conclude with a Concert Saturday evening at 7:30 pm at the First Congregational Church.  Advance tickets are $10 and $15 at the door. For more information contact Inner Light Gospel Choir by email at [email protected] or call Janet Belch, 805-895-4268.

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