Shades of Praise, A New Orleans Interracial  Gospel Choir performs contemporary gospel music in the African-American style, introduces gospel to wider audiences across racial and denominational boundaries, and forges relationships that dispel stereotypes and create racial harmony.

Only one more week until our 2nd Annual "Love Will Lift Us Higher" Gala Concert and Fundraiser. Entrance and luxury raffle tickets are still available online.

The evening's festivities include:

Date & Time

Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 6:00-9:00PM


Tulane University – Bea Field Alumni House, 6319 Willow Street, New Orleans, LA 70018


$30 in advance online until March 4 / $35 at the event

Purchase Tickets At the Event: Entrance and raffle tickets can be purchased at the door of the event with cash or credit card.

Purchase Entrance and Raffle Tickets Online Until March 4

Purchased on the Shades of Praise Web site with a credit card online via PayPal.
Founded in October 2000 by a jazz musician and a theologian, as a project to bring diverse, interracial and multicultural group of of volunteers together to create a genuinely integrated organization, Shades of Praise has become a shining example of what our community can be. Under the direction of noted New Orleans musician and choirmaster, Al Bemiss, together with a core of top-notch professional instrumentalists, the 50-voice choir has also become known for its joyous, rousing, high-energy sound rooted in the rich tradition of New Orleans' gospel churches.
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"Get Yah Praise On" Gospel Festival
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Audubon Zoo

Second Annual Love will Lift Us Higher Gala Concert & Fundraiser
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Tulane University Bea Field Alumni House

Jazz Fest 2015 Gospel Tent
Friday, May 1, 2015
New Orleans Fair Grounds Race Course
Shades of Praise performs at many private events such as conventions, fundraisers, weddings, funerals, and celebrations. To book Shades of Praise for your next your event, contact Charlotte Travieso at (504) 717-7060.