Celebration to Honor the late Thomas A. Whitfield “The Maestro” and His Music
Celebration to Honor the late Thomas A. Whitfield “The Maestro” and His Music Featuring Songstress Vanessa Bell Armstrong
Detroit, Mich. – Mark your calendars and get your tickets NOW! The world renowned Whitfield Company will celebrate 30-years of unparalleled, music ministry with, “This Journey.” The much anticipated reunion concert will take place at 6PM on Saturday, June 23rd at Fellowship Chapel in Detroit, Michigan. The program will bring together Whitfield members and musicians who have carried on the vision of the “Maestro” over the years even after his transition.
The Whitfield Company was founded and organized by the late Minister Thomas A. Whitfield, Jr. – “The Maestro”– in 1977. The “Company “, as they are known, is a community-based aggregation of talented Ministers of Music, Soloists, Directors, Musicians and Ministers of the Gospel, each representing diverse denominations from the Detroit area and surrounding communities.
The concert will feature many of the Company’s most popular songs, such as “I’m Encouraged,” “Hallelujah Anyhow” and “Hold On.” A special tribute in song will also be performed by songstress and Thomas Whitfield protégé, Vanessa Bell Armstrong.
“Through this concert, we are hoping to celebrate the music legacy that Tommy developed, and to uphold his standards of excellence for contemporary songs, majestic anthems, and soul-stirring traditional gospel music,” said Juliette Cooper, a member of the Company. ”
Tickets are available at God’s World, Greater Grace Temple and Second Ebenezer Church, or online at www.ticketweb.com.