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The Greater Mount Calvary Recording Choir



Biography

Greater Mount Calvary Holy Church, under the leadership of Bishop Alfred A. Owens, Jr. and Co-Pastor Susie C. Owens, has long been noted for its dynamic music ministry. The Greater Mount Calvary Recording Choir is an extension of the diversity, creativity, and musical fortitude found at the church and within its music ministry.

The Greater Mount Calvary Recording Choir produces a complete musical package designed to minister to the hearts of people and please the heart of God. With more than 175 members, the choir has been introduced to the world in a big way with their debut release, Greater Mount Calvary LIVE: As Told By The Music Ministry, which debuted at #7 on the Billboard Gospel charts. In addition, the choir has taken the airwaves by storm with its debut single “He Could Have Let Me Drown,” and has had continued success with the release of its second single, “He’s Worthy.”

Most recently, the Greater Mount Calvary Recording Choir received two nominations for the 27th Annual Stellar Awards in the categories of New Artist of the Year and Traditional Choir of the Year. The Stellar Awards recognizes and honors Gospel artists from across the country. The ceremony will be held in January 2012.

The choir is under the direction of Elder Cornelius Young (Minister of Music) and Sis. Tammy Ellard (Associate Minister of Music).

For more information please visit www.greatermountcalvarylive.com.

Watch Past Performances

Video 12/28/2011: The Greater Mount Calvary Recording Choir

The D.C. group performs under the direction of Elder Cornelius Young (Minister of Music) and Sister Tammy Ellard (Associate Minister of Music).

The Greater Mount Calvary Recording Choir