Mount Gospel Choir Christmas CD: Worthy is the Lamb
Emmitsburg, Maryland - The Mount St. Mary's University Gospel Choir is releasing its first Christmas album, Worthy is the Lamb, this month.
The songs on the Gospel Choir CD consist of seven traditional Christmas hymns, arranged by Christiana Burke C'15.
The Gospel Choir was established in 2001 with a small group of Mount students and has grown into a 31-person choir with two musicians. The Choir performs in the Mid-Atlantic region and during Mount events.
The Choir is led by President Janay Boughton, C'14, Choir Vice President Sharde Knight, C'15, and is under the musical direction of Christiana Burke, with accompaniment provided by John Onely. Randall Phyall, assistant director of the Center for Student Diversity, serves as the advisor.
Worthy is the Lamb is available to purchase for $10, with 10 percent of the proceeds going go to a student-led initiative to raise funds for school supplies and musical instruments for a school in Paraguay. Copies are available in the Center for Student Diversity located in The McGowan Center. For more information call 301-447-5474.