York University Gospel Choir

When:
November 24, 2017 – November 25, 2017 all-day
2017-11-24T00:00:00-05:00
2017-11-26T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Sandra Faire and Ivan Fecan Theatre, 110 Accolade East Building, York University
83 York Boulevard
Toronto
Cost:
$15 | $10 students & seniors
Contact:
Judy Karacs
647-459-0701

The York University Gospel Choir directed by Professor Karen Burke presents a rafter-raising concert of works by Hezekiah Walker, Edwin Hawkins, Kirk Franklin and other gospel greats.

Karen Burke directs the York University Gospel Choir

The 100+ voice choir is backed by a rhythm section directed by Corey Butler.

Karen Burke is a pre-eminent singer, music director, choral conductor and composer in the field of African-American vocal music. An authority on the history and performance practices of Gospel music, she has worked with many major choral ensembles and organizations including the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir and Youth Choir, Toronto Choral Society and Ontario Choral Federation, as well as numerous schools and church congregations. In 1988, she co-founded the Juno Award-winning Toronto Mass Choir and continues to serve as its principal director, touring nationally and internationally.

Admission: $15 | $10 students & seniors

Friday, November 24th – 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, November 25th – 7:30pm – 9:00pm

Box Office: ampd.yorku.ca/perform/boxoffice | 416-736-5888

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