Gospel Boys bring joy of singing

The Gospel Boys perform at St. Dunstan
The Gospel Boys perform at St. Dunstan's on Feb. 9.
— image credit: Submitted photo

If you are looking for something to boost your winter spirits, the music of Vancouver’s own Gospel Boys is sure to do it. Their skills, together with a repertoire of music with rich dominant vocals and strong harmonies, will enchant and delight Aldergrove in a concert here on Feb. 9.

An 18-member a cappella chorus, the “Boys” began performing throughout the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley in 2008. They are all members of the very popular Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir, with whom they perform 12 to 18 concerts per year.

The ensemble includes lead, tenor, baritone, and bass sections. They perform traditional hymns, spirituals, as well as gospel pieces. Duets and quartets such as the V.I.P. Quartet (Voices In Praise) add variety to their musical programs.

On Saturday, Feb. 9, the Gospel Boys will be performing a benefit concert at St. Dunstan Anglican Church, 3025 – 264 Street. Tickets, which include a three-course spaghetti dinner, are $20. Call 604-856-5393 for tickets or for more information.

All proceeds from the concert will go to support outreach programs such as Garden to Table and Messy Church.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Court reprieve restores full arsenal of roadside penalties against drunks
Roadside suspensions credited for cut in drunk driving deaths
Metro Vancouver to probe oil pipeline twinning risks
TIMELINE: An interactive history of terrorist attacks and plots in Canada
Election 2014: Talking to Trentadue
Icy 16 Avenue closed after dump truck crash
Election 2014: Bob Long seeking sixth term on Langley Township council
UPDATE: 2 confirmed dead in Marysville, Washington school shooting
Election 2014: Gayle Martin seeking re-election to Langley City council