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MPGCC Presents

Gospel Music Heritage Month Concert

30 Sep 2023, 4-6 PM

Greater Victory Temple COGIC
1620 Broadway Ave, Seaside, CA 

Free Concert - Donations Welcome

With Guests:
Terrence Kelly & the Oakland Interfaith Community Choir
James Mitchell, Dallas, TX
and Lawrence K. Matthews, Antioch, CA

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The Oakland Interfaith Community Choir celebrates their 10th Annual Summer Gospel Concert!

With guests:

  • Imani Voices of Faith

  • Dion W. Williams

  • John Nash and the Monterey Peninsula Gospel Community Choir

General Admission: $25 Suggested Donation

Tickets go to

Monterey Peninsula Gospel Community Choir
represented in London, U.K. this April for the
Edwin Hawkins Gospel Music and Arts Global Event

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MPGCC performs concerts around the Monterey Bay and Worldwide 

2018 Johannesburg, South Africa - 2023 London, England

Upcoming Rehearsal     (New members welcome)

Saturday, September 23 (12 - 2:30) at Monterey Peninsula College Music Room 119


Save the date for Upcoming Performances :

September 30 - 4 pm National Gospel Music Heritage Concert - Greater Victory Temple, Seaside

November 14 - Salvation Army Red Kettle Benefit - Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach

November 19 - Annual Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Service - Carmel Mission

December 16 -  Christmas With a Gospel Flava 2023 - Carmel Presbyterian Church, Carmel

MPGCC's post-pandemic return in 2021:

  • Music in the Park with Palenke Arts Youth (Seaside)

  • Juneteenth celebrations (Salinas and Seaside)

  • First Baptist Church of Pacific Grove's Pastoral installation service (Pacific Grove)

  • 9/11 Anniversary Resolve and Remembrance ceremony (Carmel)

  • Mike Marotta Sr. memorial statue unveiling ceremony (Monterey)

  • Memorial service for former choir member (Carmel Valley)

  • National Gospel Music Heritage month concert (Seaside)

  • Salvation Army Red Kettle benefit (Pebble Beach)

  • Christmas with a Gospel Flava - Carmel Presbyterian Church (Carmel)


2022 Recap

  • John Nash Sr’s 90th Birthday celebration (Seaside)

  • Juneteenth celebration (Seaside)

  • Mister Candid Camera film debut (Golden State Theater)

  • Memorial - Marlys Maher (Unitarian Universalist Church-Carmel Valley)

  • Memorial - Mr. Billy Deberry (Oldemeyer Center)

  • National Gospel Music Heritage month concert (Golden State Theater)

  • Salvation Army Red Kettle benefit (Pebble Beach)

  • Christmas with a Gospel Flava (Carmel Presbyterian Church) 

  • Christmas at Fisherman’s Wharf (Monterey)


2023 events

  • January - Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration (Seaside)

  • March - Divinely Chosen Conference (Greater Victory Temple, Seaside)

  • April - Spring Bon Voyage Concert (First Baptist Church, Pacific Grove)

  • April - Croydon Unitarian Church (Croydon Unitarian Church Croydon, U.K.)

  • April - Music and Arts Global (London, U.K.)

  • May - Memorial Day Monterey County Pops (Monterey)

  • June - Summer Gospel Concert (Oakland)

  • August - Pastor's Anniversary Service - First Baptist Pacific Grove (Pacific Grove)


Thank you for your support!

Donation options:    CashApp:  $mpgcc    P.O. Box 4089 Monterey, CA 93942

Gratefully supported by Arts Council for Monterey County, Yellow Brick Road (Carmel), Monterey Peninsula Volunteer Services,as well as the Parks family, Cedric Nash, MPGCC members and many loving supporters.

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