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UPDATE: April 30, 2018

Our annual fundraiser, The Walk For Music, was held on April 29th at Piers Park, East Boston and was a great success! If you still want to make a pledge in support of the choir, go to our Walk For Music page. Thank you to all who supported us this year!

The final public concert of our 2017 - 2018 season will be held in Waltham

First Parish in Waltham
50 Church St
Waltham MA 02452

Come join us!!! For full details visit our Concerts and Events page.

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JOYFUL VOICES OF INSPIRATION is a non denominational community gospel choir made up of singers of all ages, cultures, and spiritual backgrounds. We exist to perform black gospel music and in doing so, promote an appreciation of gospel music as both a powerful inspirational medium and a unique Afro-American art form. Our efforts are geared toward charitable, educational, and cultural purposes.

"There is potential in gospel music to touch and unite across barriers of race and class. Who knows; perhaps gospel music is the much-sought link that can unite the people of this nation across barriers of race and color, class and creed."
 Derrick Bell
"Gospel Choirs"

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In addition to performing locally several times a year, an important part of the choir's mission is to travel and take their music to people and places around the world.

Formed in 1999 as a one time pick-up choir for a singing tour to Italy, the choir has its roots as a traveling choir. That first tour was so much fun, and the experience of singing gospel abroad so moving and unforgettable that the choir made a committment to travel and sing every summer, incorporating itself as an ongoing non-profit educational organization. Joyful Voices have sung in Italy, Ireland, France, Holland, Brazil, and Costa Rica (to name a few), and travel somewhere fun every summer to sing and sightsee!

Click here for information about singing with Joyful Voices

Contact Information

We would love to hear from you. Send us a message via our Contact Us page.

Telephone: 617-361-9717

Mailing address: PO Box 6318, Lincoln MA 01773-6318


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