G Choir! What does the G stand for? Well, we will leave that up to you to decide after you have read more about us. We are a contemporary gospel choir based in the North of England and serve cities such as Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham, Manchester, Hull, Newcastle and all surrounding catchment areas, with our choir members, workshop leaders and audiences being drawn from all areas of the North of England.
Founded by Helen Garnett, a Christian performer, session singer, vocal teacher and vocal workshop leader who has enjoyed a career in music ranging from Britains Got Talent to BBC 1’s primetime TV show All Together Now. You can read more about Helen and her team of musicians and essential team members under “our team”.
Our gospel choir and workshops are about showing people the joy of performing and listening to all different forms of contemporary and traditional gospel music. Our influences are artists such as Kirk Franklin, Hezakiah Walker, Edwin and Walter Hawkins, Fred Hammond, Donald Lawerence, Donnie McClurkin, The Clark Sisters and many many more gospel greats.
Primarily we want to serve Him and yet serve you. We want to see people spiritually topped up, seek him further and most of all Glorify His wonderful name. We are multi-denominational Christian community organisation.
We hope to see many feel His love through the gospel music we sing and teach. And that this experience will reach those who may seek to be involved in the many different faith-based singing opportunities we offer.
G Choir is not just a choir. We are a Christian organisation and ministry run by a team of dedicated musicians who have a vision in seeing great things done through our choir and our inclusive travelling workshops for people of all different faith journeys and levels singing experience.
We are a self-funded organisation who rely on our supporters to financially seed into our ministry through belonging and taking part in our events, workshops and concerts, enabling our mission to reach further into our many communities and touch peoples hearts through the power of Gospel music. Profits are channelled back to the ministry to enable us to carry our aims.
If you love gospel music we have a way you can get involved. Whether you are a professional singer or just love to sing in the shower, we have an avenue for you to express your faith or explore further the reason why we sing. If you would like to audition for our performance/ tour choirs please find our requirements in our join us section.
If you would like to experience gospel music but don’t want to audition or cannot commit to our performance choir then please look at our for our monthly workshops held around the north of England. Find details in our workshops section. If you would like to book one of our workshops for your church please get in touch through our contacts page.
There are many ways you can get involved with our ministry and whichever way you find us we want to say thank you.
Giving God all the glory here at G Choir.
We rehearse once a month one Friday evening 7.00pm to 10.00pm. This will generally be the first Friday of every month. Our venue/s will be Hull based however we will give notice of these well in advance.