Mother's Day Dinner with the World Famous Harlem Gospel Choir
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The last date listed for The World Famous Harlem Gospel Choir was Sunday May 13, 2007 / 8:30pm.
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Vocalist Prentiss McNeil of The Drifters and Bruce "Big Daddy" Wayne from Wilson Pickett's Midnight Movers head up this high-energy salute to the best R&B music of the classic soul era. Get ready to groove to hits from greats like "The Godfather" and "Queen" of Soul -- James Brown and Aretha Franklin -- not to mention Motown and Stax artists galore. From Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder to the Jackson 5 and Sam & Dave, you'll hear the best tunes from the genre's most popular artists performed live on stage. McNeil performed for close to 30 years with doo-wop group The Drifters, who were known for classics like "Save the Last Dance for Me," "Some Kind of Wonderful," "Under the Boardwalk" and "Up on the Roof." Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
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I really enjoyed the show but I think is was too short. They started and 8:30pm and it was over at 9:20PM. I think they should have sang more, instead of having people come on stage. We actually paid for the Harlem Gospel Choir. We should have gotten more than what we did, especially starting at 8:30.
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The concert lasted less than an hour and was a total of 5 songs. The rest of the time was spent calling people onto the stage. When the show was going it was very energetic and entertaining but it just was way too short for the money. Also the...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“The Choir is great, just great.” —Paddy Maloney, The Chieftains
“They are Angels in Harlem.” —Bono, U2
“The Choir are God’s people from Harlem.” —Amy Grant
The Harlem Gospel Choir is one of the pre-eminent gospel choirs in the world. It travels the globe, sharing its joy of faith through its music, & raising funds for children’s charities. The Choir was founded in 1986 by Allen Bailey, who got the idea for the Choir while attending a celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the renowned Cotton Club in Harlem. The Choir is a gathering of the finest singers and musicians from various Black Churches in Harlem.
The Choir has shared its message of love, peace and harmony for many years with thousands of people from various nations, backgrounds, and cultures. The Harlem Gospel Choir strives to make the world a more loving and peaceful place, and through its music and dynamic performance creates a better understanding of the African-American culture and the inspirational music called Gospel as it relates to the Black Church. The theme of every performance is bringing people & nations together & giving something back. The Choir’s songs of gospel and inspiration will touch the depths of your soul and raise your spirits to angelic heights.