WPAS Men and Women of the Gospel Choir


Formed in 1991, WPAS Men and Women of the Gospel Choir have been performing at prestigious venues within the Washington Metropolitan area continuing its mission to showcase our community’s finest adult and children’s voices in celebration of the tradition and inspirational root of gospel music. The Choir features works by local and national music composers in concert while sharing the stage with an array of artists including Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center and Chorale Le Chateau, Ledisi, the late Walter Hawkins, Kurt Carr, Dottie Peoples, Ramsey Lewis Trio, and Sweet Honey in the Rock. In addition to their annual productions each year, the Choir has been featured in Gospel Heritage Foundation’s annual gospel concert, at The Howard Theatre, Fortune’s Bones project at Clarice Smith Center, University of Maryland Gospel Brunch, The Hamilton, Annual Cherry Blossom Parade, with Sweet Honey in The Rock at Carnegie Hall as well as at Warner Theater; The Temple Sinai, and other local events.

Watch Past Performances

Video 1/9/2014: WPAS Men and Women of the Gospel Choir

The group performs the works of Dr. Raymond Wise and Stanley Thurston.

Video 3/26/2013: WPAS’s Gospel Choirs

Join the female voices (adults and children) in an interactive program that celebrates Women’s History Month.

WPAS Men and Women of the Gospel Choir