The Blackwood Legacy Quartet, direct from Nashville, will be in concert on Monday, March 21, at Parkrose Deliverance Tabernacle in Portland. Admission is free to this community-wide, non-denominational event and a free-will offering will be received for the group.
The popular Blackwood Legacy Quartet blends the best of traditional Southern Gospel with todays newer Country Gospel for a unique mix that pleases audiences of all ages. The group most recently performed at the prestigious Fanny Cosby Memorial Concert, televised live from Nashville across the US.
Group owner and bass singer, Rick Price, was originally a protge of the late Cecil Blackwood, of Blackwood Brothers fame, and began his 40-year career singing with the Blackwood Brothers in 1977, and was honored with induction into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame with the legendary group in 1998.
Spokane native Luke Yates sings baritone with the group, and is also an accomplished pianist and Nashville recording artist. Tenor singer Paul Secord, formerly a featured singer for Disney World, is one of the most talented in Gospel Music today. Lead singer, Hunter Sparkman, is a talented Christian recording artist and musician from Nashville.
Performing since 2001, The Blackwood Legacy Quartet was signed to Mansion Entertainment in 2010, and continues the grand tradition of gospel music, performing nearly 250 dates annually nationwide.
The performance begins at 7:00 p.m. and Parkrose Deliverance Tabernacle is located at 5740 NE Portland Highway. For more information call Pastor Blackmon at 503-287-5796. You can also visit the group on Facebook, or go to the groups website at www.BlackwoodLegacy.com.