The Choir was formed in 1988 and made its highly successful debut at New York’s Cotton Club the same year.
The Choir draws its core singers from various black churches in the Harlem community, who share the common aim of bringing about a better understanding of African/American culture. Founder member, Allen Bailey has worked in the entertainment industry for over 30 years.
Harlem Gospel Choir have performed alongside superstars such as Bono, Diana Ross, Gorillaz and Andre Rieu. They have performed for two US Presidents (Obama & Carter ) Nelson Mandela, two Popes (Pope John Paul II and Pope Benedict XVI) and have recorded with the likes of Sir Keith Richards, The Chieftains, and Trace Adkins.
Ennis, Glor. Wednesday 12th November, €30, Tel: 065 6843103 / www.glor.ie