The BBC are celebrating Gospel music through their BBC Proms initiative with “Gospel Prom”. This event will take place at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall on 16th July 2013 – 10:30pm-11:30pm featuring Muyiwa & Riversongz.
Tickets are £12.00 – £16.00 (seated) and £5.00 (standing).
BBC Proms celebration of Gospel music will see the coming together of musical styles from 4 continents with leading vocal ensembles joining with choirs and soloists for an epic experience of Global Gospel music.
London Adventist Chorale, LCGC (London Community Gospel Choir) and People’s Christian Fellowship Choir will all be featuring on the night which will be hosted by Pastor David Daniel.
The British-Caribbean People’s Christian Fellowship Choir juxtaposes popular hymns with calypso choruses, while the London Adventist Chorale reminds us how African Americans turned to spirituals in their fight for freedom. Muyiwa & Riversongz bring West African high-life praise to another level, while the London Community Gospel Choir merges Caribbean and African traditions with new songs inspired by Funk and Rock.
For more information visit: http://www.bbc.co.uk/proms/whats-on/2013/july-16/14572