Gospel Choir (The Ministry)

The Ministry of Gospel Choir is a professional choir whose repertoire is a unique crossover of gospel with other genres of soulful and uplifting music including soul, Motown and RnB. Their regular performances include weddings, festivals, concerts, awards ceremonies, team building projects, launch parties, branded flash mobs, Christmas celebrations and many other events for businesses.

The choir’s extensive song list includes the best soul, pop and gospel classics – making them suitable for any event.

Whether you require 3, 4 or 6 singers accompanied by a pianist or even a larger group The Ministry of Gospel Choir will definitely make a wonderful soulful and visual impact on your event that you’ll never forget…and your guests will be talking about for years to come!

Ministry of Gospel Choir have performed throughout the country and abroad. Recent performances include their sell-out shows “Anthems”, “Gospel Rocks”, “Broadway Soul” and “Stax of Motown”, on tour with Susan Boyle and Kerry Ellis, live session work on BBC1 and ITV, performances for the Rugby World Cup 2015, backing choir for The Heavy, Womad with the Blind Boys of Alabama, support act for Jocelyn Brown, Courtney Pine and Jamie Cullum, and pre-match entertainment for Bath Rugby.

The Ministry of Gospel Choir have performed at events or weddings for clients including Boris Johnson (Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) Denise Welch (Actor), Russell Grant (TV Personality), Natasha Kaplinsky (TV Presenter) Mary Wilson (The Supremes), Matt Banahan (Bath/England Rugby) Alex Lovell (BBC Presenter), Marks & Spencer, Bristol Zoo, Bath Chronicle, Bristol Evening Post and Abbey National. 

STANDARD LENGTH OF PERFORMANCE
The choir performs for 1 hour or 2 x 30-minute sets with a combination of material. We can extend this (subject to cost).

SONG LIST 

Religious
Amazing Grace
Ave Maria (Gospel Version)
Down To The River To Pray
His Eye Is On The Sparrow
I Will Follow Him
Joy
Joyful, Joyful
Oh Happy Day
People Get Ready
Precious Lord
Shackles
Swing Low Sweet Chariot 

Non-Religious
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Diana Ross
Ain’t No Stopping Us Now – Luther Vandross
All My Life – K-Ci & Jojo
All You Need Is Love – The Beatles
At Last - Etta James
Ave Maria – Beyonce
Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol/Natasha Bedingfield
Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves
Don't Stop Believing – Journey
Footprints In The Sand - Leona Lewis
Halo – Beyonce
Heaven – Bryan Adams/DJ Sammy & Yanou
Higher Love - Steve Winwood
How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You – Marvin Gaye
I Don't Wanna Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
I Have Nothing – Whitney Houston
I Knew You Were Waiting - George Michael/Aretha Franklin
Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars
Kissing You - Des-ree
Lean On Me - Bill Withers
Let It Be - The Beatles
Love Train - The O'Jays
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
Mercy – Duffy
Next To Me - Emeli Sande
Now That We've Found Love - The O'Jays
One Love - Bob Marley
Proud – Heather Small
Reach Out, I'll Be There - The Four Tops
Rule The World – Take That
She’s Got A Way – Billy Joel
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Somebody To Love – Queen
Something Inside So Strong - Labi Siffre
Something's Got A Hold On Me - Etta James
Songbird – Eva Cassidy
You Got The Love – Candi Staton
You Raise Me Up – Josh Groban
Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher – Jackie Wilson