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Miami Mass Choir Returns to the Stage as A part of Gospel Jam Classes with Pastor Marc Cooper & Associates! – Miami Dade Faculty

Gospel music, the artwork kind that gave rise to jazz, blues, R&B, and rock and roll, will likely be celebrated on the Miami Seaside Bandshell

Miami, Oct. 6, 2022 Stay Arts Miami and Rhythm Basis are thrilled to current Gospel Jam Classes with Pastor Marc Cooper and Associates, a novel alternative to expertise the enjoyment and energy of Gospel music in a secular setting, on Sunday, Oct. 9, on the Miami Seaside Bandshell. Free and open to the general public.

“We will’t wait to listen to the unforgettable sound of Miami Mass Choir reside in live performance as soon as once more.” stated Kathryn Garcia, Stay Arts Miami’s govt director. “For those who love music and need to really feel impressed and uplifted, you don’t need to miss this.”

The live performance is below the artistic course of Pastor Marc Cooper, an award-winning artist and a key pillar in South Florida’s vibrant Gospel music scene. Recognized for his pastoral management on the Higher Room Ministries of Miami Gardens, his profoundly rooted neighborhood influence throughout the Gospel music enviornment has earned prestigious Gospel Stellar Awards in two classes (2018’s Choir of the Yr and Modern Choir of the Yr).

Born within the Black church buildings, Gospel music is a foundational American artwork kind with a legacy that continues to encourage in style tradition as strongly because it does churchgoers. A musical custom symbolic of our nation’s trials and triumphs, this beloved artwork kind has a key presence spanning many years, generations, and races.

“Gospel music is what I name the muse of many genres of music. It nonetheless issues right this moment as a result of it’s all in regards to the message. It’s the excellent news. Gospel music is spirit-filled, encouraging, and uplifting. And on this planet we reside in, that’s what’s at all times wanted,” states Pastor Marc Cooper.

Following a two-year hiatus, the famend Miami Mass Choir, which Pastor Cooper based, will grace the stage in a long-awaited efficiency representing the perfect of what Miami’s gospel scene has to supply. The Choir will carry out together with a few of South Florida Gospel music’s heavyweights, together with Christian rap artist J. White, songbird Gia, Singer/songwriter Jalisa Faye, Danielle Davis and Revolution Neighborhood Choir, and different particular friends. The host is South Florida’s beloved radio character Paula White from Sunday Morning Pleasure on Sizzling 105.

“We hope Gospel Jam Classes offers a platform that’s welcoming to all ages and cultures.”  stated Laura Quinlan, Rhythm Basis Program Director. “Gospel music has an enormous viewers worldwide, and Pastor Cooper is a testomony to the common enchantment shared amongst many.”

This efficiency is funded partially by a grant from South Arts in partnership with the Nationwide Endowment for the Arts and the Florida Division of State Division of Cultural Affairs.


Pastor Marc Cooper is well-known for his management throughout the Gospel music neighborhood each in South Florida, and with nationwide and worldwide artists. An award-winning artist in his personal proper, he’s additionally the founder and director of the Steller award successful, Grammy nominated Miami Mass Choir, a songwriter, keyboardist, arranger, and producer. As a well known, and well-respected artist, Pastor Cooper has relationships with, and has labored with many high trade professionals in South Florida and past, all through his profession.

WHAT:                       Gospel Jam Classes

WHEN:                       Sunday, October ninth at 6:00pm (5:00pm doorways)

WHERE:                     Miami Seaside Bandshell

7275 Collins Ave, Miami Seaside, FL, 33141

For extra data, go to www.northbeachbandshell.com.

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We create shared cultural experiences that construct and strengthen the various communities of South Florida by means of the presentation of reside music. We consider:

  • Worldwide cultural change injects empathy and positivity into the worldwide dialog;
  • Cultural exercise develops neighborhood and builds neighborhoods;
  • Miami is a world metropolis, and our artists and audiences are world-class.

Help for the Rhythm Basis is available in half from the Metropolis of Miami Seaside Cultural Arts Council, Miami-Dade County Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs. Please go to rhythmfoundation.com and observe @rhythmfoundation on Fb, Instagram, and Rhythm_Foundatn on Twitter for extra data.

Stay Arts Miami is without doubt one of the metropolis’s oldest and boldest performing arts sequence: an action-driven, people-centered platform for highly effective performances, impactful neighborhood applications, and studying experiences that spark dialogue, increase consciousness round urgent points, and open minds and hearts in all who participate. Created in 1990, Stay Arts Miami is proud to be part of Miami Dade Faculty’s celebrated Division of Cultural Affairs. For extra data, please go to liveartsmiami.org and observe @liveartsmiami on Fb, Instagram, and Twitter for the most recent updates.

The applications of Stay Arts Miami are funded by Miami-Dade County Division of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council; the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners; the State of Florida, Division of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Tradition; the Nationwide Endowment for the Arts; South Arts; Nationwide Efficiency Community; the Funding Arts Community; the Affiliation of Performing Arts Presenters Arts Ahead Grant Program with assist from the Andrew W. Mellon Basis and the John S. and James L. Knight Basis.

Media Inquiries + Interviews, please contact: Yvette N. Harris, 786.897.8854 or [email protected].


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