Sunday, January 19, 2020 | 2:00pm
Ken Whiteley Gospel Brunch
$25 Advance / $30 Door *
Brunch: 1:00pm ($25)
Ken Whiteley is a prolific songwriter, a gifted and versatile instrumentalist and powerful singer, as well as very successful record producer. His regular brunch series at Hugh’s Room Live has become a cornerstone of the Hugh’s Room Live music calendar. Join us on January 19 as the man himself brings together another cast of renowned gospel musicians and vocalists to rejoice in the sounds of Sunday. Joining Ken on stage for this event will be Claire Lynch, Gathering Sparks, Sharon Riley and Gord Mowat.
Claire Lynch is a pioneer who continually pushes the boundaries of the bluegrass genre. Her career has been decorated with many accolades including three GRAMMY nominations, seven International Bluegrass Music Association awards and the prestigious United States Artists Walker Fellowship. She has one of the sweetest, purest and best lead voices in the music business today.”—Dolly Parton
On “All That’s Real” Eve Goldberg and Jane Lewis have blended finely crafted songs, transcendent vocals, stellar musicianship and compelling stories into a potent balm for troubled times. In times~that~cry out for love over hate, “All That’s Real” delivers.
Sharon Riley is one of Canada’s pre-eminent African Canadian gospel singers and long time leader & soloist with the Faith Chorale. Sharon has an incredibly rich and powerful voice that comes from a very deep place.
Gord Mowat is a string bassist with Ken Whiteley & the Beulah Band among many others. He has the technique of a great jazzer and the feel of a solid roots player with a composer’s sense of harmonic interplay.
* Advertised pricing excludes taxes and ticketing fees